The National Information and Cybersecurity Council (NICC) is seeking enthusiastic and motivated individuals to join our team as Cybersecurity Interns. This internship offers a unique opportunity to gain practical experience in the field of cybersecurity while contributing to national security initiatives. As an intern, you will work closely with experienced professionals, participate in meaningful projects, and develop valuable skills that will prepare you for a successful career in cybersecurity.

Key Responsibilities:

  1. Assist in Cyber Threat Analysis: Conduct research and analysis on emerging cyber threats, vulnerabilities, and attack vectors. Assist in monitoring and assessing the threat landscape to identify potential risks to national information systems.
  2. Support Security Operations: Assist in the implementation and maintenance of cybersecurity tools and technologies. Participate in security incident response activities, including triage, analysis, and remediation of security incidents.
  3. Contribute to Policy Development: Assist in the development and review of cybersecurity policies, procedures, and guidelines. Help ensure compliance with regulatory requirements and best practices in cybersecurity.
  4. Cyber Awareness and Training: Support cybersecurity awareness and training initiatives aimed at promoting a culture of security within the organization. Develop educational materials and participate in cybersecurity awareness campaigns.
  5. Participate in Projects: Contribute to various cybersecurity projects, including risk assessments, security assessments, and penetration testing exercises. Collaborate with team members to achieve project objectives and deliverables.
  6. Stay Updated on Industry Trends: Stay informed about the latest trends, technologies, and threats in the field of cybersecurity. Attend training sessions, workshops, and conferences to enhance knowledge and skills.


  • Currently pursuing a Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in Computer Science, Cyber Security, Information Security, or a related field.
  • Strong interest in cybersecurity and a desire to learn and grow in the field.
  • Basic understanding of networking concepts, operating systems, and security principles.
  • Familiarity with common cybersecurity tools and technologies is a plus.
  • Excellent analytical, problem-solving, and communication skills.
  • Ability to work independently and collaboratively in a dynamic team environment.
  • Prior experience or coursework in cybersecurity is preferred but not required.

This internship offers valuable hands-on experience in cybersecurity and an opportunity to make meaningful contributions to national security efforts. We are committed to providing a supportive and inclusive environment where interns can learn, grow, and thrive in their cybersecurity careers. Join us in safeguarding critical information assets and protecting against cyber threats.

Apply now to be part of our dynamic team!