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Request for Information

RFI - Strengthening the Cybersecurity of Federal Networks and Critical Infrastructure: Workforce Development 

News announcement about the Request for Information

The National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) issued a Request for Information (RFI) in the Federal Register on July 12, 2017 to gather information to inform the assessment on the scope and sufficiency of efforts to educate and train the Nation’s cybersecurity workforce and recommendations for ways to support and improve that workforce in both the public and private sectors.

All comments received in response to this RFI will be posted publicly without change or redaction, so commenters should not include information they do not wish to be posted (e.g., personal or confidential business information.) Comments that contain profanity, vulgarity, threats, or other inappropriate language will not be posted or considered.  

Comments will be due by August 2, 2017.   If you have any questions, please contact NIST at





Created May 26, 2017, Updated November 15, 2019