Defense Cybersecurity Assurance Program (DCAP)

Helping keep the Department of Defense supply chain strong by supporting companies in cybersecurity resiliency

More Information about DCAP


The Defense Cybersecurity Assurance Program (DCAP), primarily funded by the Department of Defense’s Office of Economic Adjustment, provides assistance to companies that have a strong need for support in achieving compliance with DFARS 252.204-7012. The University of Michigan, along with its partners, The Ohio State University and Purdue University, provide compliance assistance to companies across the states of Michigan, Ohio and Indiana through:

  • Offering expert cybersecurity consulting and funding to assist with DFARS 252.204-7012 compliance and CMMC preparation
  • Mapping resources and technologies capable of supplying critical cyber products and services
  • Hosting educational seminars about what cybersecurity compliance looks like today, changes coming, and what resources are available to SME’s to assist in the process


Educational Seminars supply chain mapping
CMMC Company Assistance Workforce Focus Groups


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DCAP Staff

Ashlee Breitner Senior Project Manager
Stephanie Ludwig Project Manager
Steven Wilson
Steven Wilson Senior Research Program Officer
Sarah Richardson
Tracy Ross Project Coordinator
Lauren de Vries
Lauren de Vries