SWIFT Institute Student Challenge

Financial Solutions from the Next Generation

The Challenge is: How to raise the level of cybersecurity for applications and/or data from sophisticated attacks?

SWIFT Institute Student Challenge 2020 is about to begin! 

The SWIFT Institute Student Challenge 2020 focuses on the growing threat to the financial industry from cyber criminals and increasingly sophisticated cyberattacks.

This year, SWIFT Institute Student Challenge invites students* who are currently enrolled at these select US schools :

• Baruch College
• George Mason University
• James Madison University
• New York University
• University of Miami
• University of Virginia

The challenge will culminate in the top five teams competing in a grand finale as part of the virtual Sibos in October 2020 and a chance to win $10,000 USD.

The topic for the 2020 Student Challenge is – How to raise the level of cybersecurity for applications and/or data from sophisticated attacks?

For full details, download the Student Challenge Brochure 2020 here.
And download the FAQs here.

Submissions will be accepted from 1 April – 30 June 2020 – enter here.
*Students must not be in full time employment.

Last year’s winner: Sam Wincott’s ASIMOV, from Cardiff University

Congratulations!

 

 

 

 

Previous winners of the Student Challenge:

 

Team Hebe wins

2018 Team Hebe

2017 OS Pulse

2016 HADU