SFS Program Chooses Cybersecurity Scholarship Recipients

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April 12, 2019

WPI’s Scholarship for Service program is pleased to announce three new recipients of its cybersecurity scholarship: Jared Grimm (’20), Edward Krawczyk (’20), and Justin Aquilante (’21). The scholarship, funded by the National Science Foundation, provides full tuition coverage and a stipend for the students’ academic studies. In return, they will work in government cybersecurity jobs for several years after graduating. All three are active in WPI’s Cybersecurity Club and have participated in security competitions such as Embedded Capture the Flag. Jared and Edward, who are majoring in CS and ECE respectively, have participated in security-related research and internships. Justin, also majoring in CS, recently became President of the Cybersecurity Club. The three new recipients join a cohort of 16 SFS students at WPI. For more information, please contact Beckley Schowalter, Scholarship for Service Program Manager.