New Delhi / Team Digital. Sonu Sood’s Sood Charity Foundation, a non-profit organization dedicated to promoting education and skill development, has announced the launch of the “My India, Safe India Initiative” in collaboration with EC-Council, the world’s largest cyber security certification body. .
India is currently facing a large number of cyber attacks, with 18 million cyber attacks per day in the first quarter of 2022.
The scholarship offers full funding scholarship for EC-Council’s Certified Cyber Security Technician program. It is a globally recognized certification that can help individuals build the skills in ethical hacking, network security, digital forensics and security operations that are essential for demanding jobs in cyber security.
The program has been created by the team of the renowned Certified Ethical Hacker Program and is sure to impress recruiters and open doors to a successful cyber security career for many.
Actor and philanthropist Sonu Sood said “Our country is facing a significant resource crunch in cyber security, and I am proud to be part of the solution through the ‘My India, Safe India Initiative’ scholarship program with EC-Council .
By helping benefit students and entry-level professionals with the necessary skills and knowledge to guard against cyber threats, Sood Charity Foundation aims to build a stronger and more secure India. I urge cyber security enthusiasts to apply for the scholarship and take the first step towards a fulfilling career in this industry.”
The scholarship program is open to applicants who are committed to pursuing a career in cyber security and have the desire to contribute to keeping their country safe. Qualified applicants will be selected based on their career goals and potential for success in the field.
Jay Bavisi, CEO of EC-Council, said “We are excited to partner with the Sood Charity Foundation to support the education and skills development of the cyber security professionals of the future.
Cyber security is a critical need for organizations across the globe, and we believe investing in the education and training of cyber security professionals is essential for a secure India. This scholarship initiative will provide deserving candidates the opportunity to gain the skills and knowledge they need to make a real impact in cyber security.”
The application period for the scholarship is open and interested applicants can apply.