At Marshall University, we understand the importance of investing in our students. That’s why we offer numerous scholarships to help make your educational journey possible. Whether you’re looking for department-based, merit or field-based opportunities, there is something available for everyone! Right now, it’s easy to explore these scholarship options: simply select your current department affiliation (CFS or CECS) and start exploring what could be yours! As the Institute for Cyber Security continues to evolve, some of these scholarship opportunities may change; however, with a little research and due diligence on your part you can find one that works best for you today.


Please visit Scholarships – Student Financial Assistance ( to view all available scholarships that could be available to you – there are merit and need based, as well as scholarships for varying other circumstances.

Note that the following scholarships are only departmental scholarships and that other external scholarships, such as university need-based scholarships, may apply to you as well. Please reach out to the Financial Aid Office with any questions.

CFS (B.S. and M.S.)

For information about available scholarships and awards provided by the CFS Department, click here.

For scholarships from the College of Science, please click here.

CIS, B.S. | Cybersecurity, M.S.

For information about available scholarships, click here.

  • If you are in CIS, B.S., navigate to “Undergraduate Students” – and use the drop-down for Computer and Information Security.
  • If you are a Cybersecurity, M.S., navigate to “Graduate Students” – and use the drop-down for Cyber Security.