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


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Student Camps

2024 GenCyber Camp for Deaf and Hard-of-Hearing Students

June 17-21, 2024

Hosted at the South Carolina School for the Deaf and the Blind, Spartanburg, SC

Cybersecurity summer camp for Deaf and Hard-of-Hearing high school students. Campers engage in a 5-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 2024 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 assistance is available to the camp in South Carolina.



Teacher Camps

2024 GenCyber Camp for Teachers

July 15-19, 2024

Hosted at Motlow State Community College, Smyrna Campus, TN

A cybersecurity summer workshop for middle and high school teachers. GenCyber will create cyber-savvy educators through hands-on lab exercises, demos, and group-based curriculum integration sessions. No cybersecurity experience required.


College of Engineering Camps

The UAH College of Engineering holds various cybersecurity and engineering camps each summer for middle and high school students.

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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.