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Lucas Faudman


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Greetings, scholarship donors! I'm Lucas, an Applied Cybersecurity student at SANS Technology Institute. My journey revolves around a profound passion for cybersecurity and its potential to create a meaningful impact. Rigorous coursework and hands-on experiences equip me with the technical expertise to tackle complex challenges head-on. What sets me apart is not just my technical knowledge, but also my unwavering enthusiasm and optimism. I firmly believe in collaboration and innovative thinking as key drivers in the cybersecurity field. My cheerful disposition helps me connect with peers and professionals, fostering relationships that enhance my learning and contribute to the cybersecurity community. My vision is to create a future where individuals and organizations confidently navigate the digital landscape. By developing tangible solutions, I aim to safeguard critical assets and protect against cyber threats. Scholarships play a crucial role in my journey, providing vital financial support and validating my dedication and potential. Your support will enable me to further my studies, participate in specialized training, and access invaluable resources to amplify my impact in cybersecurity. Grateful for your consideration, I present myself as a deserving candidate for your esteemed scholarship program. Together, let's foster a safer digital world and empower the next generation of cybersecurity professionals. Thank you for your time, and I eagerly await the opportunity to shape the future of cybersecurity alongside you.


SANS Technology Institute

Bachelor's degree program
2021 - 2024
  • Majors:
    • Computer Science

SANS Technology Institute

Bachelor's degree program
2021 - 2024
  • Majors:
    • Computational Science


  • Desired degree level:

    Master's degree program

  • Graduate schools of interest:

  • Transfer schools of interest:

  • Majors of interest:

  • Not planning to go to medical school
  • Career

    • Dream career field:

      Computer Software

    • Dream career goals:

    • Software Developer

      UC Berkeley Haas School of Business Masters of Financial Engineering Office
      2019 – 2019



    2015 – Present9 years


    2017 – Present7 years


    Junior Varsity
    2014 – 20173 years


    • Northern CA Novice Championship


    • Special Education and Teaching

      University of Michigan School of Information — Software Developer
      2019 – 2020


    • RHS Honors Ceramics

      2015 – 2017

    Public services

    • Volunteering

      St. Vincent de Paul Society — Server
      2016 – 2016
    Barbie Dream House Scholarship
    My dream Barbie Dream House would be a magnificent retreat nestled on a lush tropical island, surrounded by crystal-clear turquoise waters and swaying palm trees. The location would exude tranquility and harmony, providing the perfect setting for relaxation and creative inspiration. The exterior of my dream house would be a stunning fusion of modern architecture and whimsical design elements. The vibrant colors of pink, turquoise, and gold would adorn the walls, while the landscaping would feature lush gardens with vibrant flowers and winding pathways leading to the azure beach. Stepping inside, one would be greeted by an interior that radiates elegance and sophistication. A grand entrance hall would feature a dazzling crystal chandelier, adding a touch of glamour to the space. The living room would be adorned with plush, comfortable seating, offering a cozy ambiance for gatherings with friends and family. Of course, a Barbie Dream House wouldn't be complete without a fabulous walk-in closet filled with glamorous outfits and accessories. This closet would be every fashionista's dream, showcasing a carefully curated collection of exquisite gowns, trendy outfits, and statement accessories fit for any occasion. As a passionate advocate for computer science and cybersecurity, I would incorporate advanced technology throughout the house. From smart home automation to top-notch security systems, my dream house would be a seamless blend of sophistication and cutting-edge technology, ensuring a safe and efficient living environment. Beyond the indoor wonders, my dream Barbie Dream House would feature a rooftop garden, a serene oasis where I could unwind and take in breathtaking views of the island and its surroundings. This rooftop retreat would be a sanctuary of peace and tranquility, allowing me to recharge and find inspiration amidst the beauty of nature. The "Barbie Dream House Scholarship" is not just about creating a dream house; it's about celebrating creativity and embracing the magic of imagination. As a student in Applied Cybersecurity, I understand the power of creativity and innovation in building tools that protect marginalized communities' digital privacy. I believe that my passion for cybersecurity and computer science can make a positive impact on the lives of others, just like the impact Barbie has had on countless individuals worldwide. In conclusion, the "Barbie Dream House Scholarship" allows me to merge my love for Barbie and my passion for cybersecurity. Through my dream house, I aim to inspire others to pursue their aspirations, just as Barbie has inspired me. I am grateful for this incredible opportunity and for your commitment to eliminating student debt, making education more accessible to future generations. Thank you for considering my application and for allowing me to share my vision of a magical Barbie Dream House. I look forward to continuing my journey of creativity and ambition, making a difference in the world of cybersecurity and beyond. Sincerely, Lucas