Military Veteran Cybersecurity Resources

Resources for cybersecurity leaders, professionals, and individuals with a military background. Here is a list of numerous cybersecurity nonprofits, groups, and other helpful cybersecurity career resources to support our military vets. 

Military Veteran Cybersecurity Resources 

Corporate Gray - Corporate Gray’s mission is to connect those who have served in the military with employers nationwide. 

Department of Homeland Security Resources - Department of Homeland Security’s comprehensive list of Cybersecurity resources. 

Hiring Our Heroes - Hiring Our Heroes (HOH) connects the military community—service members, military spouses, and veterans—with American businesses to create economic opportunity and a strong and diversified workforce. 

NIST Veteran Resources - NIST’s comprehensive list of Cybersecurity resources supporting our military veterans. Their resources include a list of career preparation and education options, federal resources for veteran job seekers, and other helpful non-profit resources.

Military Cyber Professionals Association - The Military Cyber Professionals Association (MCPA) is a nonprofit public charity dedicated to developing American military cyber professionals and investing in the nation's future through STEM education.

SANS Cyber Programs for the U.S. Military - SANS understands the growing threat facing the modern global enterprise. They’re continuously adapting their portfolio of courses, certifications, and programs to meet the needs of organizations and the cybersecurity community – including the unique cyber operation challenges to the U.S. Military.

U.S. Army Command Cybersecurity Resources - Cybersecurity is a 24/7, year-round effort that is everyone's responsibility. Fortunately there are lots of great resources available to help keep you, your family, your colleagues, your community and your mission safe online.

U.S. Department of Labor - Veteran Services - If you're a veteran or service member looking for your first civilian job after the military, wanting a career change, or hoping to start your own business, this is your go-to site for resources that will help you chart a new path. 

VetSec - VetSec is an organization by veterans and for veterans. They promote an environment that encourages active-duty and veteran members of the US Armed Services and allied nations to congregate, build relationships, and share training, expertise, and career advice for the cyber security field. They promote a safe and supportive environment for the mental health challenges faced by veterans in a challenging industry. VetSec’s LinkedIn Page

WiCys Veterans Assistance Programs - From discounted memberships to exclusive forums, Veteran Fellowship Awards, and opportunities to participate in the WiCyS Veterans Apprenticeship Programs, we have many ways to say to our members in the Veterans community, “Thank you for your service.” 

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