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  • Northrop Grumman Conducts Cyber-Focused Activities; Diane Miller Comments - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    Northrop Grumman Conducts Cyber-Focused Activities; Diane Miller Comments

    Northrop Grumman held several activities in the summer that aimed to promote cybersecurity careers among high school and college students. The company conducted cyber camps from June through August in Colorado and Virginia, and on-the-job training for high school and college interns in partnership with local universities and high schools, Northrop said Tuesday. Northrop also launched the […] More

  • Air Force Association's CyberPatriot VII STEM Program Attracts 2K+ Entrants - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    Air Force Association’s CyberPatriot VII STEM Program Attracts 2K+ Entrants

    More than 2,150 teams of middle school and high school students from 50 states, Canada and U.S. military schools have registered to participate in a cyberdefense contest run by the Air Force Association. Registrations for AFA’s CyberPatriot VII challenge are up approximately 40 percent from the 1,566 entrants recorded last year, AFA said Monday. The […] More

  • Diane Miller: Northrop to Launch Cybersecurity Contest for UK High School Students - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    Diane Miller: Northrop to Launch Cybersecurity Contest for UK High School Students

    Northrop Grumman and Cyber Security Challenge U.K. have partnered to hold a competition meant to foster cyber talent and inspire students to pursue a career in science, technology, engineering and math fields. The U.K.’s CyberCenturion contest will be based on the Northrop-sponsored CyberPatriot challenge for U.S. secondary students, Northrop said Monday. “CyberPatriot has grown at […] More

  • Northrop Gives CyberPatriot Winners $50K in Scholarships - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    Northrop Gives CyberPatriot Winners $50K in Scholarships

    Northrop Grumman on Saturday awarded nearly $50,000 in scholarships to high school students who were members of winning teams in the CyberPatriot VI National Finals Competition. The Air Force Association announced and recognized the teams during the awards banquet at the Gaylord National Resort and Convention Center, the company announced Monday. First place winners each […] More

  • Northrop Recruits Interns at DC High School Cyber Defense Event; Diane Miller Comments - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    Northrop Recruits Interns at DC High School Cyber Defense Event; Diane Miller Comments

    A group of cyber savvy high school students recently traveled cross-country to participate in a Washington-based cyber defense competition, the Los Angeles Times reports.  The CyberPatriot National High School Cyber Defense Competition challenged students to defend computer networks from hackers hoping to gain access to sensitive information.  Eleven teams manged virtual databases and operating systems […] More

  • Northrop Grumman Awards Scholarships to CyberPatriot Winners - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    Northrop Grumman Awards Scholarships to CyberPatriot Winners

    Northrop Grumman last week presented $54,000 in scholarships to 36 students at the Air Force Association“™s CyberPatriot National Finals Competition. Each of the winners, part of the CyberPatriot program, received a portion of the total amount with first place winners awarded $2,000 each, second place winners awarded $1,500 and third-place winners receiving $1,000 each. “We […] More

  • Northrop Grumman to Help Find NextGen Cyber Pros - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    Northrop Grumman to Help Find NextGen Cyber Pros

    Northrop Grumman (NYSE: NOC), has announced that it will serve as the “Presenting Sponsor” of AFA“™s Cyber Patriot III, a high school cyber defense competition that is designed to nurture interest in the cyber professions. The sponsorship was announced yesterday at the National Press Club in Washington, D.C. “Northrop Grumman is proud to contribute its […] More

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