RSAC Security Scholar

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Security Scholar iconWhat is the RSAC Security Scholar Program?

RSA Conference Security Scholar Program occurs during RSAC and connects the brightest up-and-coming cybersecurity students to leading experts, peers and conference attendees. Its goal is to share knowledge, experience and connections to enrich the discourse on how to stay ahead of cyber threats.

During the week, scholars will:

  • Participate in a team-building exercise and a casual dinner with their fellow scholars
  • Enjoy reserved seating at the opening keynote
  • Listen to speakers from across the globe discuss trends and insights
  • Host an open Poster Exhibition where they share their current areas of expertise
  • Network on the RSAC Expo Floor with over 600 companies 
  • Attend an invitation only dinner with leading experts in the field
  • Connect and network with program sponsors 
  • Have the opportunity to join in all RSAC College Day Activities

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When is the RSAC Security Scholar Program?

The Security Scholar Program took place at the Moscone Center and Marriott Marquis in San Francisco from March 4 to 8, 2019. Participating students had the opportunity to display their research during the RSAC Security Scholar Poster Board Exhibition. Dates for 2020 will be announced shortly. Until then, check out the RSAC 2019 Security Scholar Program Recap to see highlights from 2019. 

Who's Invited?

RSAC has selected the following leading cybersecurity programs. If you attend one of the participating schools, please connect with your department head to learn more about how to apply for the chance to attend RSA Conference 2019.



Boston University

 Cal Poly logo



Carnegie Mellon University


Columbia University


Florida Tech logo

George Mason University

Georgia Tech




 John Hopkins logo


Michigan State University


 Mississippi State University




 North Carolina A&T State University


NC State University

 Northeastern University

Penn State




Texas A&M logo

UC Berkeley

Berkeley School of Information logo


UC Davis




UMass Amherst

 UNC Charlotte




Naval Academy





 Univeristy of Maryland


University of Maryland University College


University of Washington


UW Tacoma logo



USC Viterbi


VA Tech

Participate in RSAC College Day 2019

RSA Conference invites all college students to participate in RSAC College Day. Students will enjoy FREE Full Conference access to over 150 sessions and keynotes. Explore your ideal career options, meet companies looking for young, talented students, and speak with thought leaders in this growing industry. Find out more.

2019 Premier Sponsors

Dell  intuit logo   Lockheed Martin logo   NBC logo     RSA logo    Walmart logo

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Sponsorship Opportunities

RSAC Security Scholar and RSAC College Day are made possible by our sponsors. If your company is interested in supporting and interacting with the next generation of the cybersecurity workforce, take a look at the prospectus and reach out to your respective sales representative. 


For more information about involvement, please contact your respective sales manager below:

Companies A-E: Kelli Cook, Sales Executive,
Companies F-O: George Keegan, Senior Sales Executive,
Companies P-Z: Wendy Anderson, Senior Sales Manager,

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