Stipend and Meal Subsidy
1. The following payments to be made directly to suppliers by Carnegie Mellon University (in-kind payments):
Required books and related course materials. Courses are scheduled to include Introduction to Information Security, Data Management and Security, and Ethical Penetration Testing
One Round-trip airfare ticket within the United States arranged by the University’s travel agent (to/from Pittsburgh).
University housing (double room occupancy).
2. The following payments will be made directly to IT Lab student participants by Carnegie Mellon University:
Stipend of $1,500.
Meal allowance of $1,000.
The above amount totaling $2,500 will be paid in two installments. If you submit requested information forms on time (details will be sent later if you accept your offer), you will receive the first payment prior to your arrival and it will be in the amount of $1,750 (50% of the stipend amount ($750.00) plus 100% of the meal allowance ($1,000). The second payment will be in the amount of $500.00 (the remaining 50% of the stipend) which will be paid approximately four weeks after the program ends.