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Cyber Security Improvement Grant (CySIG)



Cyber Security Improvement Grant (CySIG)

Friday, July 22, 2022
Thursday, June 9, 2022


Obtaining the knowledge, skills, and tools for a successful cybersecurity program through a workshop needs to be augmented with capacity-building to implement recommended controls and safeguards. CRDF Global will award grants to research institutions and universities that have sent representatives to one of the workshops for equipment, -- and associated installation fees -- materials, and supplies that improve information and cyber security.  

  • Cyber Security Improvement Grants are CRDF Global-sponsored grants to upgrade the level of information and cyber security at Academic & Research Institutions that match eligibility criteria
  • CySIGs are a one-time, one-year award of up to $30,000 each
  • The awards are implemented through CRDF Global


Applicants – Academic & Research Institutions - with areas of advanced research on topics such as: 

•    Science and technology
•    Engineering (all types)
•    Social sciences
•    Medical
•    Computing
•    Navigation and Avionics
•    Propulsion Systems
•    Telecommunications and Information Security
•    Electronics

Eligible countries: Georgia, Armenia

How to Apply:

By email to

Award Amounts:

Up to $30,000

Award Duration:

One year