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Microsoft PhD Fellowship Deadline

Event Type
Illinois Computer Science
Jun 24, 2021   All Day
Hannah Gorrie
Originating Calendar
Computer Science Graduate Calendar

Microsoft has announced their PhD Fellowship program -- an incredible opportunity to earn a $42,000 annual stipend, full coverage of tuition and fees, and the opportunity to build relationships with Microsoft research teams and mentors!

The internal deadline is just 3 weeks away, so please start working with your advisor and letter writers TODAY!

For full details on all the requirements for this year's application, please visit the 21-22 Microsoft Research PhD Fellowship page on the CS Student Awards Wiki.

Applicants must:

  • Be nominated by their departments.
  • Attend university in the US or Canada.
  • Be in their third year of an eligible PhD program in the fall semester of 2021.
  • Be conducting doctoral research in one of the following areas: 
    • Algorithms, Artificial intelligence, Audio & acoustics, Computer vision, Data platforms and analytics, Ecology & environment, Economics, Graphics & multimedia, Hardware & devices, Human-computer interaction, Human language technologies, Mathematics, Medical, health & genomics, Programming languages & software engineering, Quantum computing, Search & information retrieval, Security, privacy & cryptography, Social sciences, Systems & networking, Technology for emerging markets

Applications are due by:
Thursday, June 24, 2021 by 11:59 PM.

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