Beckley Schowalter

Scholarship for Service Program Manager
+1 (508) 8316018
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Office location: Fuller Labs, Room 243 508-831-6018

Beckley came to WPI in 2018 to assist Professor Craig Shue in administering the CyberCorps Scholarship for Service program (SFS). Funded by the National Science Foundation, SFS awards federal scholarships to cybersecurity students pursuing undergraduate or graduate degrees at WPI. Beckley manages outreach, selection, administration, and evaluation for SFS, with particular emphasis on advising and supporting the students in WPI’s SFS cohort. Her role also includes outreach and administration for the DoD CySP scholarship, awarded to cybersecurity students by the U.S. Department of Defense. Prior to joining WPI, Beckley worked as the Scholarship Program Manager at the Greater Worcester Community Foundation. She also worked at a private foundation and several nonprofit organizations. In her free time, Beckley enjoys spending time with family and friends, hiking, kayaking, traveling, reading, cooking, gardening, mentoring youth, and volunteering.