Two Freed-Hardeman University students have been awarded an Alan Paller Honor Scholarship according to an announcement made Nov. 9, 2022, by the National Cyber Scholarship Foundation.
FHU computer science professor Robbie Nichols said Tyler Rhodes, of Henderson, who is a cybersecurity major and earning a Bachelor of Science in Cybersecurity, was named a National Cyber Scholar with Honors for 2022.
Paller was a pioneer in the cybersecurity industry, who founded the NCSF to identify and empower the next generation of cybersecurity talent. The awards are presented in his memory.
Freed-Hardeman juniors Lauren Taylor and Tyler Rhodes were awarded an Alan Paller Honor Scholarship for work they completed last year
Students recognized have demonstrated hard work, dedication and true excellence in their cybersecurity learning journey and will be awarded a $500 scholarship plus the status of Scholar with Honors.
The National Cyber Scholarship Foundation is committed to its three core values: identifying aptitude, nurturing potential and empowering excellence.
The mission of Freed-Hardeman University is to help students develop their God-given talents for His glory by empowering them with an education that integrates Christian faith, scholarship and service. With locations in Henderson and Memphis, FHU offers bachelor’s, master’s, specialist’s and doctoral degrees. More information is available at http://fhu.edu.