Inspiring and promoting awareness & exploration of cybersecurity careers.
Cybersecurity Career Awareness Week is a week-long campaign to call attention to the contributions to society and innovations that cybersecurity practitioners make.
It is a time to build awareness about the wide range of cybersecurity job opportunities, how cybersecurity plays a vital role in the lives of Americans, and how building a national cybersecurity workforce enhances America’s national security and promotes economic prosperity.
Download an overview of Cybersecurity Career Awareness Week for more details and additional ideas of how to support the week-long campaign
Raise public awareness and increase engagement in building a strong cybersecurity workforce.
Emphasize the demand and opportunities in cybersecurity.
Increase awareness around the multiple career options within the field of cybersecurity.
Highlight the multiple pathways to enter the cybersecurity career field.
Showcase resources and programs, including those that increase participation of women, minorities, veterans, persons with disabilities, and other underrepresented populations in the cybersecurity workforce.
We invite you to join us in observing Cybersecurity Career Awareness Week, an effort to inspire, educate, and engage children through adults to pursue careers in cybersecurity. Commitments come in all sizes and don’t always require financial investment. You can host an event, distribute career awareness materials, or engage through social media. Be creative!
There are many ways to participate in the Cybersecurity Career Awareness Week movement. Examples include:
Cybersecurity Career Awareness Week Toolkit
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