Girls Competition is back!

A unique opportunity for teams of school girls in Year 8, S2 or year 9 (NI) to compete in fun online cyber security challenges.

Competition registration opens 16th Jan 2018

Girls Competition 2018

Following the success of last year's competition we are running it again in 2018. If you are in year 8, S2 or year 9 (NI) then find a teacher who is willing to support you and get your team together. Registration opens Jan 16th 2018.

About the competition

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Win a place in the final

Support a girls' cyber team and boost their interest and skills in cybersecurity, regardless of their knowledge and experience.

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Learn new skills

A fun way to learn about cybersecurity and practice skills in a simulated real-world environment.

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Earn Badges

Collect badges as you work your way through the challenges.

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Download the 2018 Girls Competition posters

To help encourage girls from your school to enter this years competition we have created a couple of handy posters.


Information for Schools

Our online CyberFirst Girls competition aims to provide a fun but challenging environment to encourage and inspire the next generation of young women to consider computer science as an option with a view to a future career in cyber security.

Getting Started

A step by step guide for teachers looking to register their school for the online phase of the competition and create teams of pupils.

CyberFirst Girls Competition 2018 Rules

Please read the competition rules carefully and ensure that all team members are familiar with them.