EventCalendar Fellowship Application Deadline https://xrds.acm.org/ XRDS: Crossroads Tue, 22 Jun 2021 23:23:11 EST <![CDATA[2022–2023 Fulbright Nehru Doctoral Research Fellowships]]> Deadline: July 15, 2021

 

Eligibility: The applicant should have completed adequate research in the relevant field and must be registered in a Ph.D. program at an Indian institution on or before November 2, 2020. Applicants must include a letter of the recommendation from their Ph.D. supervisor. Applicant’s expected Ph.D. thesis submission date should at least be three months after the Fulbright-Nehru grant end date.  Applicants with Ph.D. degrees or those at the final stage of Ph.D. thesis submission will not be considered.

 

Benefits: Fellowship recipients will receive  J-1 visa support, a monthly stipend, Accident and Sickness Program for Exchanges coverage per U.S. Government guidelines, round-trip economy class air travel, applicable allowances and modest affiliation fees, if any. Selected scholars will have opportunities to audit non-degree courses, conduct research and gain practical work experience in the U.S. The grant is not sufficient to support family members.

 

Explanation: The Fulbright-Nehru Doctoral Research Fellowship is for Indian Ph.D. students enrolled at an Indian institution. The fellowships last for six to nine months. The applicant will be matched to one U.S. host institution for the duration of the Fellowship.  The Fellowship is intended for Ph.D. students to conduct research essential to their dissertations/thesis. Scholars  are invited from the following fields only: agricultural sciences, anthropology, bioengineering, chemistry, computer science (including, but not limited to, cyber security, digital economy, quantum computing, artificial intelligence, machine learning and big data analytics), economics, education policy and planning, energy studies, geography (including GIS and geology), history, language and literature, materials science (with emphasis on environmental applications), mathematical sciences, neuroscience, performing arts, physics, political science (including, but not limited to, international security and strategic studies), public health, public policy, sociology, urban and regional planning (with emphasis on smart cities and waste management), visual arts, and women's and gender studies.

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Thu, 15 Jul 2021 10:00:00 EST
<![CDATA[Google PhD Fellowship (Canada, Europe, and United States)]]> Deadline: September 30, 2021

 

Eligibility: In the United States, Canada, and Europe, accredited Ph.D. granting institutions may nominate eligible students during the application period, which opens on September 1st. Students cannot directly apply. Nominees must be full-time graduate students pursuing a Ph.D. and enrolled in an institution in Canada, Europe, or the U.S. They must have completed graduate coursework by the academic award year when the Fellowship begins. Students must remain enrolled as full-time Ph.D. students for the duration of the Fellowship. Students who are already supported by a comparable industry award are not eligible.

 

Benefits: Fellowships directly support graduate students as they pursue their Ph.D., as well as connect them to a Google Research Mentor. Students receive named Fellowships, which include a monetary award; this is given directly to the university to be distributed to cover the student’s expenses and stipend as appropriate.

 

Explanation: The Google PhD Fellowship Program recognizes outstanding graduate students doing exceptional and innovative research. The Fellowships are awarded to students who represent the future of research in the following fields: algorithms, optimizations and markets ; computational neuroscience; health research; human-computer interaction; machine learning; machine perception, speech technology and computer vision; mobile computing; natural language processing (including information retrieval and extraction); privacy and security; programming languages and software engineering; quantum computing; structured data and database management; and systems and networking

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Thu, 30 Sep 2021 10:00:00 EST
<![CDATA[Fulbright U.S. Student Program]]> Deadline: October 12, 2021

 

Eligibility: Applicants must be U.S. citizens or U.S. nationals at the time of application. Permanent residents are not eligible. Applicants must have a conferred bachelor's degree or equivalent before the start of the grant. For creative and performing arts candidates, four years of professional training and/or experience meets the basic eligibility requirement. Please refer to the Fullbright Program for more details on eligibility.

 

Benefits: The Fulbright U.S. Student Program is subject to the availability of federally-appropriated funds. Based on award and county, some grants may also include: book and research allowances, mid-term enrichment activities, full or partial tuition, and language study programs.

 

Explanation: Established in 1946, the Fulbright U.S. Student Program offers research, study, and teaching opportunities in more than 140 countries to recent graduates and graduate students.

The program facilitates cultural exchange through direct interaction on an individual basis in the classroom, field, home, and in routine tasks.  Grant lengths and dates vary by country. The Program offers opportunities in the STEM fields, including: engineering, biology, chemistry, physics, mathematics, medicine, public health, environmental sciences, and more.

 

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Tue, 12 Oct 2021 10:00:00 EST