This two-year fellowship supports PhD students at participating universities enrolled in Computer Science, Electrical Engineering, or Mathematics, or a department within the scope of these areas. Students must be in their second or third year and need to be nominated by their department chair.
by Microsoft Research
The Microsoft Research Dissertation Grant aims to increase the pipeline of diverse talent receiving advanced degrees in computing-related fields by providing a research funding opportunity for doctoral students from groups under-represented in computing.
We are searching for a diverse range of researchers, engineers, and applied scientists with unique perspectives, including candidates who may not have a traditional background in AI, but who are passionate about working on AI technologies to solve real-world challenges.