Stanford University

For The Establishment Of The Cyber Initiative

  • Amount
    $15,000,000
  • Program
  • Date Awarded
    11/20/2014
  • Term
    36 Months
  • Type of Support
    General Support/Program
Overview
A grant to Stanford University would be used to create the Cyber Initiative, which would pursue research, education, and engagement with stakeholders beyond the University. Through these efforts the Initiative would explore two cross-cutting themes within cybersecurity. The first topic would be trustworthiness and security. Research in this area would try to understand and address technological and social vulnerabilities to cyber risk. The second theme of governance, values, and the public interest would probe topics of morals and ethics relating to cyberspace. The overall goal of the Cyber Initiative is to increase research as well as broaden interest in cybersecurity, with a focus on cross-cutting strategies and inclusive dialogue.
About the Grantee
Grantee Website
siepr.stanford.edu 
Address
366 Galvez Street, Stanford, CA, 94305, United States
Grants to this Grantee
for support of the Regulation, Evaluation, and Governance Lab  
The Regulation, Evaluation, and Governance Lab (RegLab) at Stanford University partners with government agencies to design and evaluate programs, policies, and technologies that modernize government and restore trust in governance. RegLab is an interdisciplinary team of legal experts, data scientists, social scientists, and engineers who are passionate about building an evidence base and high-impact demonstration projects for better government. (Substrategy: Executive Branch)
for the Internet Observatory at the Cyber Policy Center  
A grant to the Stanford Internet Observatory at the Cyber Policy Center will support a range of trust- and safety-focused educational, research, convening, and publishing efforts.

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