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The CyberFoundations and CyberCenters competitions have a new home at CyberAces.org!



Welcome to CyberFoundations, an entry-level competition focusing on the fundamentals of cyber security and covers three important modules: Networking, Operating Systems, and System Administration.

For each of these three modules, CyberFoundations includes a tutorial to help individuals build their skills. After a two to three week study period for each module, competitors will participate in a national competition by taking an on-line multiple-choice quiz. The highest scorers on these quizzes will be eligible for prizes, scholarships, and internships. For more details check out the About page.


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High School Student

If your school is registered and paid you will need a registration code from your school coordinator to register for an event.

Process:

  1. Create an account (first timers)
  2. Confirm the account (first timers)
  3. Login
  4. Obtain a Registration Code from Teacher or Parent
  5. Enter the Registration Code during the specified window (currently closed).
    A 10 digit registration code must be entered in order to participate in the competition.

Create an account or log in to begin registration. Then you will need to enter a code provided by your coordinator.

Teacher or Mentor

If you work for a school, learning center, or other location with 4 or more students, this is the registration method for you. You will need to create an account and then register your institution. Once payment has been received you will receive registration codes for students, mentors, and teachers.

Process:

  1. Create an account (first timers)
  2. Confirm the account (first timers)
  3. Login
  4. Register the institution during the registration window (currently closed)
  5. Find your Invoice on the My Events page
  6. Submit payment or contact suilednaS ynnoS regarding waiver
  7. Distribute registration codes to students, teachers, and mentors.

Cost: $100/institution (allows registration of an unlimited number of students)

An employee of the institution will need to create an account or log in to begin registration.

Parent

For parents of home schoolers and students whose school is not participating. Also, a more economical means of registering 3 or fewer students for a learning institution.

Process:

  1. Create an account (first timers)
  2. Confirm the account (first timers)
  3. Login
  4. Register an individual during the registration window (currently closed)
  5. Find your Invoice on the My Events page
  6. Submit payment or contact suilednaS ynnoS regarding waiver
  7. Student registration code will be sent via email after payment is received
  8. Register the student (see Student to the left)

Cost: $25/student

Create an account or log in to begin.

Fee Waiver Program

Cyber Foundations is pleased to announce a new program to sponsor high schools to participate in Cyber Foundations! To be eligible for this program, the high school must provide verification that 50% or more of its enrolled students are eligible for free or reduced price meals as part of the National School Lunch Program and/or the School Breakfast Program, through the Child Nutrition Program funded by the U.S. Department of Agriculture. These school-level counts exclude those enrolled high school students over the age of seventeen. USCC will sponsor the registration for eligible high schools under this program. If you believe your high school meets these requirements, please contact suilednaS ynnoS.

Questions regarding Cyber Foundations should be directed to gro.snoitadnuofrebyc@troppus.


PRIVACY STATEMENT:
All information will be used in connection with the activities associated with the US Cyber Challenge including statistical reporting for accounting of performance metrics regarding the participants. Information may be provided to parties offering scholarships and you may be contacted if you are a finalist for a scholarship.

All data is stored and maintained in the US.