Hawaii National Cyber League Scholarships For High School Cybersecurity Students

The Armed Forces Communications & Electronics Association (AFCEA) Hawaii Education Foundation (AHEF) and the International Information Systems Security Certification Consortium (ISC)2 Hawaii Chapter announces the Hawaii National Cyber League (NCL) Scholarship Program. NCL is a web-based national cybersecurity competition and is considered the “Next Step” for high school students inspired in cybersecurity. This program provides 100 scholarships each for $45 to cover the NCL registration fee for both regular and postseason-- -late registration fee of $10 will also be reimbursed.. Scholarship preference will be given to students that participated in last month’s GirlsGoCyberStart cybersecurity competition with remaining scholarships provided to other high school students on a first-come first-served basis.  To prepare students to successfully engage in NCL, a limited number of training sessions will be held and will be announced at a later date.


Update: As scholarships are limited and NCL late registration closes this Wed (Mar 28) at 5:59 pm (local time), candidates are encouraged to apply soonest to meet this deadline. Note: The late registration fee of $35 + $10 (late fee) for total of up to $45 will be reimbursed.

To apply for a Hawaii NCL Scholarship, please click here to complete the scholarship application.

If you receive a scholarship “ticket,” please register for the National Cyber League.  After you register, send an email with subject “NCL Reimbursement for (Last Name, First name)” and a copy of your NCL receipt (up to $45) to ncl@isc2chapter-hi.org.  Your reimbursement check will be sent to you within 15 business days.  Reimbursement request and copy of NCL receipt must be received by April 15 at 11:59pm local time.  Scholarship “ticket” will become invalid after this date.

If you do not receive a scholarship “ticket,” you can register for the National Cyber League but you will not receive a reimbursement check and will be liable to pay the registration fee.


If you have any questions, please email to ncl@isc2chapter-hi.org.