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Girls Go CyberStart

The Girls Go CyberStart 2018 challenge has ended. Thank you to the girls, advisors, and states who participated, the winners will be announced soon. In the meantime, learn more about ways to stay involved in cyber security, and sign up to receive news about future events here.

Girls Go CyberStart Student Feedback

"Thank you for supporting GirlsGoCyberStart. I had a lot of fun using my skills and learning new skills to compete with other girls. It's a wonderful and empowering feeling to not only be able to participate in this event but to know I could put these skills to use."

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The CyberStart Program

CyberStart is a program featuring fun, technical challenges and games to inspire the next generation of cyber security professionals.

7 US State Governors enabled 3,450 students to discover their cyber security aptitude and attitude in 2017; 156 won scholarships.

244 Students wrote remarkable notes of thanks to those governors.


$25 Million Invested by the United Kingdom Using CyberStart to Develop 6,000 Cyber Warriors

5 GenCyber Camps and 1 High School are Demonstrating How CyberStart Helps Participants Overcome the Disheartening Aspects of CTFs

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