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Rocky Mountain AFCEA at a Glance
The AFCEA Rocky Mountain Chapter is a leader in the Colorado Springs community, unifying the area's military, government, industry and academic partners to advance the continuing education of today's young leaders in science, technology, engineering, math and computer science fields (STEM).
The Rocky Mountain Chapter is proud to sponsor the premier annual Rocky Mountain Cyberspace Symposium (RMCS) at the world class Broadmoor resort. This event attracts senior government, military, industry executives and academics to discuss the ever challenging cyberspace domain and ways to share information and best practices that can improve current and future cyberspace operations.
Our organization provides the Front Range community with over $200,000 annually in STEM teacher grants at the local elementary, middle and high school level and college STEM scholarships at Pikes Peak Community College and UCCS.
Making A Difference
STEM Scholarships and Grants
Reinforcing our Commitment
Rocky Mountain Cyberspace Symposium
Connecting People and Ideas
2020 Cyberprep Internship Cohort Program
The Rocky Mountain AFCEA chapter sponsored the 2020 Cyberprep Internship Cohort program. 12 high school students participated in the program, which was organized by the Pikes Peak Business & Education Alliance. The interns were hosted by 4 local area companies this summer, exploring cyber career fields and performing cyber tasks in a virtual setting. The Rocky Mountain Chapter awarded the 12 participants $500 for their internships. Photos are Russ Fellers, Chapter VP for Education, presenting checks to Daixuarnae Steele and Fugin Pahk $500 each for their internships with the National Cybersecurity Center.
Community Support for COVID-19
The RMC chapter has approved $15,000 to help the community supporting food pantries, food kitchens, first responders, and others in need during the COVID-19 pandemic. So far the chapter has given $1,000 to each of the following:
1. Springs Rescue Mission
2. Salvation Army
3. Care and Share
4. Project Cope
5. Westside Cares
6. Marian House
8. ACTS Ministries
We’re still gathering more charity information from our Membership for the remaining monies. If you have a suggestion, please reach out to Vanessa at email@example.com.
Contact Rocky Mountain AFCEA
AFCEA Rocky Mountain Chapter
PO Box 63054
Colorado Springs CO 80962