Officials said the grant will give Hagerstown Community College resources to bolster recruitment for the college’s cyber security program and provide students the opportunity for hands-on learning in cyber security.
Maryland Congressman John K. Delaney praised the grant and said that it will help
“If we want to protect our businesses, our families, and our national defense from online attacks, investing in cyber security research and education has to be a top priority," said Rep. Delaney. “The work of both NSF and HCC in meeting that challenge is critically important.”
The award is scheduled to begin in