I am writing to share an opportunity that could be of interest to your students. It is a free seven-week cybersecurity training program in Washington, DC. There is no tuition. Applications have just opened, and we’d like to invite your students to apply. The deadline for submissions is December 12th.

Would you mind sharing the below with your students? Our program is designed to both train students and help them find jobs in industry. We’d highly appreciate if you could spread the word to your students through posting, listserv or through a newsletter. Thanks in advance, and please let me know if you have any questions!


Washington, DC


Program Overview:

HackEd is the country’s only 7 week immersive, hands-on-keyboard cyber security training program, and it is free. There is no tuition. Our goal is to provide you with rigorous technical training and help you find a job in cybersecurity. We invite companies to recruit from our program and to get to know you during your stay with us.

Cybersecurity is a very hot field right now. Companies are being hacked left and right, and there are simply not enough experts in the market. According to the Bureau of Labor and Statistics, over 209,000 cybersecurity jobs went unfilled in 2015 alone, and the need for talent is projected to increase by 53% through 2018.

If you are beginning to think about next steps, you have a few technical skills, and you’re curious about cybersecurity, take a look at our program. You’ll learn valuable skills, build your professional network, and begin to launch your career in this exciting space.

Dates and Location: Our first seven-week session will take place January 16th- March 3rd 2017, in Washington, DC.

Deadline to apply: Our application will be open until December 12th and and decisions will be issued on December 16th Visit our web site to apply or click here.

Eligibility Requirements: Please visit our website to learn what kinds of candidates we are looking for.

To learn more about our program and our curriculum, please visit our web site at: www.hackeducate.com/ .

Please review the site and the FAQ section and then please reach out to us if you have any questions. info@hackeducate.com.

We hope to see you in January!

The HackEd Team