Cyber Security Qualification Round 1 begins November 2nd!


“Rounds” are hosted by a parent of one of the students and are 6 hours long, at a time that works for them during the competition window – usually 12pm Friday to 8pm Sunday. All teams will compete in practice, qualification and state rounds. 


Qualification Round 1 November 2 – 4, 2018 All teams may compete.  Tests basic of cybersecurity skills.
Qualification Round 2 December 7 – 9, 2018 All teams may compete even if they did not compete in Round 1 or had a low score. More difficult than Round 1, to allow teams to be divided into skill-level tiers for the State Round.
State Round January 11 – 13, 2019 All teams may compete with a clean slate. Past performance or participation in Rounds 1 and 2 do not count toward placement. Teams compete against other teams based on skill level for State Awards and Tier Awards.
Semifinals February 1 – 3, 2019 Top teams compete for Tier Awards.  Platinum Tier and top Middle School teams compete for advancement to the National Finals Competition.
National Finals Competition  April 7 – 11, 2019 National Finalist teams compete for National Championship in their respective divisions.


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