On October 2, 2018, NICERC (National Integrated Cyber Education Research Center) and the Cyber Innovation Center announced the very exciting news of a grant awarded by the Department of Homeland Security. NICERC Director of Academic Outreach Kevin Nolten reflects on the ground we’ve covered and where we’re headed over the next 5 years.
Over the past 5 years, the National Integrated Cyber Education Research Center (NICERC) has been designated by the US Department of Homeland Security as their lead technical institute for the development and distribution of cyber, STEM, and computer science curricula and professional development.
In 5 years…
After a rigorous and highly competitive process, the Cyber Innovation Center and NICERC have been awarded a new grant from the US Department of Homeland Security. This opportunity comes with $4.3 million of funding for the first year, with a total expected value of $21.5 million over the 5 years.
Five years from now…
Over the next 5 years, NICERC will continue to transform education, empower educators, and teach the next generation cyber-literate workforce.
Thank you for being a part of our success stories, thank you for changing the face of education, thank you for educating our future!