The Information Security branch of the Amazon company has a team that spans of ten countries worldwide, and their focus areas include: security intelligence, application security, incident response, security operations, risk and compliance, acquisitions and subsidiaries, and external partner security. Their mission includes instilling awareness to safeguard all customer and employee data, applications, services and assets. Their mission is accomplished by uniting with other Amazon organizations to build security best practices into enterprise-wide systems.
In December of 2021, the AMAZON Cyber Security Support Fund and the Amazon Cyber Security Scholarship Fund were stablished.
The purpose of this fund is to support diversity among undergraduates in Cyber Security in the Bagley College of Engineering’s Department of Computer Science & Engineering. The funding will be used by the Department of Computer Science & Engineering for the following purposes:
Other considerations and criteria for the Amazon Cyber Security Scholarship are outlined below:
The scholarship will be awarded on a year-to-year basis. Students who are recipients one year are eligible for consideration in any other year; however, they must again comply with the selection criteria.
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