GenCyber Cybersecurity Summer Camps

UAH hosts GenCyber cybersecurity summer camps for high school students and teachers. These camps are jointly funded by the National Security Agency and the National Science Foundation. Questions about camp or other K12 cybersecurity events should be directed to k12cyber@uah.edu

 

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Student Camps

2022 GenCyber Camp for Deaf and Hard-of-Hearing (DHH) Students

June 26 - July 1, 2022
Cybersecurity summer camp for Deaf and Hard-of-Hearing high school students. Campers engage in a 6-day residential camp to learn cybersecurity and STEM skills through hands-on experiences and group activities. Students must at least be entering 9th grade in fall 2022 to be eligible. No cybersecurity experience or knowledge required. GenCyber is funded by government grants and is free to all students. Camp is taught by both deaf and hearing instructors. Sign and voice interpreting will be provided. Travel assistive is available to the camp in Huntsville, AL.

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2022 GenCyber Camp for Students with Visual Impairments (VI)

Dates: June 5-10, 2022

Cybersecurity summer camp for high school students with visual impairments. Campers engage in a 6-day residential camp to learn cybersecurity and STEM skills through hands-on experiences and group activities. Students must at least be entering 9th grade in fall 2022 to be eligible. No cybersecurity experience or knowledge required. GenCyber is funded by government grants and is free to all students. Travel assistance is available to the camp in Huntsville, AL.

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Teacher Camps

2022 GenCyber Camp for Teachers and Teachers-in-Training

Dates: July 18-22, 2022
A cybersecurity summer workshop for teachers in the Birmingham area. GenCyber will create cyber-savvy educators through hands-on lab exercises, demos, and group-based curriculum integration sessions. No cybersecurity experience required. 

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UAH partnered with the U.S. Space and Rocket Center and Cyber Huntsville to launch the inaugural U.S. Cyber Camp for Alabama high school students in July 2017. The CCRE provided curriculum development and instruction for the U.S. Cyber Camp endeavor for two years.