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We desperately need them!

The NCSC is supporting the next generation of cyber security experts through funding & training.

  • National Cyber Security Centre is nurturing a talent pipeline through funding & training
  • Applications for £4,000 annual CyberFirst bursary for university students closing soon
  • New CyberFirst degree apprenticeship puts school leavers on 3-year GCHQ placement
  • Competitive recruitment process begins after upcoming application deadline
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Growing our own’ is essential

With more females than males going to University!

Many more than 23 Apprentices will be required to meet the UK’s need for cyber security experts

Paid to train, no student debt, good employment prospects for both women & men and vital for future UK economic success

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