Cyber FastTrack

Could you have a hidden talent for cybersecurity? Give it a go and find out!

Learn coding, programming and ethical hacking through a series of fun challenges in CyberStart Game, then compete for free scholarships!

Do you have a love of logic puzzles, the knack to crack a code, or a well-trained brain for gaming? Cybersecurity could be the hobby, or even career path, you never knew you were missing out on!

What can you win?

The Cyber FastTrack Capture-the-Flag competition happens twice a year. You can compete just for fun, or to win free college scholarships, awarded by the National Cyber Scholarship Foundation!
  • A scholarship of $1,000 to use for undergraduate study at the accredited US college of your choice
  • Access to the SANS Cyber Foundations Immersion Academy, worth over $3,000
  • One of 100 full scholarships for the SANS Technology Institute Undergraduate Certificate in Cybersecurity, worth $17,875 each
The Spring intake begins with the Capture-the- Flag competition on April 5-7 2021. Register now for the Spring intake at:

Need more training to consider competing?

Those with beginner and intermediate cyber knowledge can train up to rival even the strongest competitors using CyberStart Game, which brings cybersecurity to life through real-world simulations. College and University Cybersecurity Clubs can gain access to free CyberStart Game licenses by having a club official contact us to request a CyberStart Game license.

Complete beginner?

This open-access 60-minute set of challenges allows you dip in and try out some cybersecurity puzzles with no sign-up required.

There’s nothing to lose by trying it – and you may discover a hidden talent!

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