May 21, 2021
KnowBe4, the provider of the world’s largest security awareness and fishing simulation training platform, has announced that it is awarding its inaugural Cybersecurity Law Fellowship to Celine Rodriguez, a Stetson Law student for $ 5,000.
The criteria for the scholarship are based on merits based on several factors, including: a class rank between the top 25% of your class or a minimum GPA of 3.25 GPA; a strong extracurricular curriculum; and a bachelor’s degree in a technical field and / or enrollment in the Stetson University Cybersecurity Law Program (SUCOL) or related courses. The scholarship is open to both full-time and part-time students enrolled at SUCOL.
“We are delighted to have selected our first and well-deserved recipient of the KnowBe4 Law Cybersecurity Law Scholarship,” said Alicia Dietzen, a student at Stetson Law and a general advisor to KnowBe4. “Given the growing importance of our industry, investing in the next generation of law professionals and raising awareness in the field of cybersecurity is critical to KnowBe4. Partnerships like these truly demonstrate SUCOL’s dedication to being at the forefront of emerging areas of the law and supporting the future of the legal profession “.
Rodriguez is currently a candidate for her doctorate in law at Stetson University School of Law. She is a certified privacy compliance consultant and has CIPM and CIPP / USA certifications.
“I am honored to be a Knowbe4 Fellow,” Rodriguez said. “KnowBe4’s support helps me attend Stetson University Law School without additional financial stress. Receiving this scholarship brings me one step closer to my professional aspirations in privacy and cybersecurity law. It inspires me to obtain certifications and additional cybersecurity classes as I continue to advance my studies “.
In 2020, KnowBe4 made a $ 250,000 donation to SUCOL for scholarships and to create the Cybersecurity Law Program Fund within the new concentration in business law. For more information on the KnowBe4 Law Cybersecurity Fellowship, email email@example.com.
About KnowBe4KnowBe4, the provider of the world’s largest safety awareness and fishing simulation training platform, is used by more than 37,000 organizations worldwide. Founded by Stu Sjouwerman, an IT and data security specialist, KnowBe4 helps organizations address the human element of security by raising awareness about ransomware, CEO fraud, and other social engineering tactics through a new school approach. for safety awareness training. Kevin Mitnick, an internationally recognized cybersecurity specialist and chief hacker at KnowBe4, helped design the KnowBe4 training based on his well-documented social engineering tactics. Tens of thousands of organizations rely on KnowBe4 to mobilize their end users as the last line of defense.