The student must meet all of the following:
-- be pursuing a bachelor's, master's, or doctorate degree at an institution that has been awarded a
National Science Foundation (NSF) grant under the SFS program;
-- be attending school on a full-time basis while receiving a scholarship under the SFS program;
-- be willing to pursue studies with an emphasis in cybersecurity /information assurance;
--be a citizen or a lawful permanent resident of the United State;
-- meet criteria for Federal employment; and
-- be able to obtain a security clearance, if required.