The Cybersecurity Career Awareness Week campaign focuses local, regional, national, and international interest to inspire, educate, and engage citizens to pursue careers in cybersecurity. Cybersecurity Career Awareness Week takes place during the third week in October’s Cybersecurity Awareness Month. Each day of the campaign provides an opportunity to learn about the contributions and innovations of cybersecurity professionals and the plethora of job opportunities that can be found when exploring cybersecurity as a career choice. During the week, learners of all ages, educators, parents, employers, and the community participate in an recognition of how cybersecurity plays a vital role in the lives of global society and how building a cybersecurity workforce enhances national security and promotes economic prosperity.
Mark your calendars for October 18-23, 2021! All stakeholders are invited to participate.
Use these key messages to craft your own communications to your contacts.
Help make Cybersecurity Career Awareness Week a success! Visit our website to see what tools and resources you can use to help promote the week-long effort to your connections.
For more information, visit nist.gov/nice/ccaw.
Cybersecurity Career Awareness Week is led by the National Initiative for Cybersecurity Education at the National Institute of Standards and Technology.