The National Science Foundation’s Secure and Trustworthy Cyberspace program welcomes proposals that address cybersecurity and privacy, and that draw on expertise in one or more of these areas: computing, communications, and information sciences; engineering; education; mathematics; statistics; and social, behavioral, and economic sciences.

The Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency Young Faculty Award program aims to identify and engage rising stars in junior faculty positions in academia and expose them to Department of Defense and National Security challenges and needs.