28 September 2016
DAYTON, OH – Riverside Research, a not-for-profit scientific research company primarily supporting the Department of Defense (DOD) and the Intelligence Community (IC), renewed its commitment as a Cyber Gold Sponsor of CyberPatriot, the Air Force Association’s National Youth Cyber Education Program.
This is the third year Riverside Research has been a sponsor of CyberPatriot, not only providing monetary support, but also providing volunteer and technical support at the National Finals Competition each year. Additionally, Riverside Research provides a generous grant of $17,500 directed specifically toward the facilitation and growth of CyberPatriot’s Elementary School Cyber Education Initiative, now on its second iteration.
“We’ve found a great supporter in Riverside Research. Their commitment spans to directly supporting the CyberPatriot National Cyber Defense Competition as well as our Elementary School Cyber Education Initiative, providing youth of many ages the opportunity to become more educated about cyber security ethics and skills,” said Bernie Skoch, CyberPatriot National Commissioner.
CyberPatriot, the nation's largest and fastest growing youth cyber education program, is the Air Force Association's flagship STEM initiative dedicated to strengthening cyber skills among American youth and exciting students toward careers in STEM. Students in the program gain valuable knowledge from the expertise of CyberPatriot's many supporters. To learn more, visit www.uscyberpatriot.org.
About Riverside Research
Riverside Research is a not-for-profit organization chartered to advance scientific research for the benefit of the US government and in the public interest. Our not-for-profit status allows us to be independent, unbiased, and unencumbered by short-term financial objectives. This long-term view allows us to reinvest our earnings into the continuous development of our technical workforce and an open innovation approach to research. Our open innovation R&D model encourages both internal and external collaboration to accelerate innovation, advance science, and expand market opportunities. With integrated, secure laboratories in Dayton, OH, Boston, MA, Washington, DC, and New York City, NY, our Open Innovation Center conducts independent and mission-focused research in critical technology areas delivering trusted solutions in Intelligence, Surveillance, and Reconnaissance, Radar, Electromagnetics, Cyber, Biomedical Engineering, Optics, Plasma, and Radio Frequency Systems. Learn more at www.riversideresearch.org.