Davenport University Gets $4M Cybersecurity Training Grant

Davenport University Gets $4M Cybersecurity Training Grant

(TNS) — Michigan's Davenport University received a five-year, $4 million grant from the National Science Foundation (NSF) to train and educate cybersecurity experts as part of its CyberCorps Scholarship for Service program, officials announced Thursday, Sept. 19.


Since 2011, Davenport University has been designated as a National Center of Academic Excellence in Cyber Defense Education by the National Security Agency and the Department of Homeland Security.


“With a large number of open positions and growing security attacks, the need to strengthen and address the cybersecurity talent pipeline is more important than ever,” said Davenport University President Richard Pappas, in a pres ..