Cyber Florida receives $20 million grant to boost job force

Cyber Florida receives $20 million grant to boost job force

The Florida Center for Cybersecurity, better known as Florida Cyber, will receive a $20 million grant provided by the Florida Department of Education in order to boost cybersecurity education and resources statewide. The program has hopes to bolster the state’s cybersecurity workforce as a burgeoning technology and cybersecurity regional industry presents itself statewide.

The program will initially operate at a regional scale, housed at the University of South Florida. Gov. Ron DeSantis anticipates that the program’s future success could help provide expansions to schools in metro regions like Miami and Jacksonville.

Since 2019, cybersecurity program enrollment among students has risen near...

Full story at The Capitolist

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