Google PhD Fellowship Program for Graduate Students 2019-How To Apply For The Scholarship

Filed in Fellowships, SCHOLARSHIPS by on 0 Comments

Google PhD Fellowship Program for Graduate Students 2019-How To Apply For The Scholarship.

Google PhD Fellowship…The new Google PhD Fellowship Program is now available on offer and directly supports graduate students as they pursue their PhD, as well as connect them to a Google Research Mentor. Google is currently offering Fellowships in Australia, China and East Asia, Europe, Africa, India, the United States and Canada See Details Below.

Google PhD Fellowship Program for Graduate Students 2019

Google PhD Fellowship Program for Graduate Students

The Google PhD Fellowship Program was created to recognize outstanding graduate students doing exceptional work in computer science and related research areas.

Google’s mission is to organize the world’s information and make it universally accessible and useful. AI is helping us do that in exciting new ways, solving problems for our users, our customers, and the world.

Scholarship Description

  • Applications Deadline: February 4, 2019
  • Course Level: Fellowship is available to pursue PhD programme.
  • Study Subject: The Fellowships are awarded to students who represent the future of research in the following fields:
  1. Algorithms, Optimizations and Markets
  2. Computational Neuroscience
  3. Human-Computer Interaction
  4. Machine Learning
  5. Machine Perception, Speech Technology and Computer Vision
  6. Mobile Computing
  7. Natural Language Processing (including Information Retrieval and Extraction)
  8. Privacy and Security
  9. Programming Languages and Software Engineering
  10. Quantum Computing
  11. Structured Data and Database Management
  12. Systems and Networking
  • Scholarship Award: Students receive named Fellowships which include a monetary award. The funds are given directly to the university to be distributed to cover the student’s expenses and stipend as appropriate. The funds are given as an unrestricted gift, and it is Google’s policy not to pay for overhead on unrestricted gifts. In addition, the student will be matched with a Google Research Mentor who we hope will become a valuable resource to the student. There is no employee relationship between the student and Google as a result of receiving the fellowship. Fellowship recipients are not subject to intellectual property restrictions unless they complete an internship at Google. Fellowship recipients serving an internship are subject to the same intellectual property and other contractual obligations as any other Google intern. If a Fellowship student is interested, an internship at Google is encouraged, but not guaranteed or required.

Africa

  • Up to 3 year Fellowship
  • US $30K to cover stipend and other research related activities, travel expenses including overseas travel
  • Google Research Mentor

Australia

  • 1 year Fellowship
  • AUD $10K to cover stipend and other research related activities, travel expenses including overseas travel
  • Google Research Mentor

China and East Asia (Hong Kong, South Korea, Japan)

  • 1 year Fellowship
  • US $10K to cover stipend and other research related activities, travel expenses including overseas travel
  • Google Research Mentor

Europe

  • Up to 3 year Fellowship
  • Yearly bursary towards stipend / salary, health care, social benefits, tuition and fees, conference travel and personal computing equipment. The bursary varies by country.
  • Google Research Mentor

India

  • Up to 4 year Fellowship
  • US $50K to cover stipend and other research related activities, travel expenses including overseas travel
  • Google Research Mentor

United States and Canada

  • 2 year Fellowship with opportunity to extend to 3rd year
  • Full tuition and fees (enrollment fees, health insurance, books) plus a stipend to be used for living expenses, travel and personal equipment
  • Google Research Mentor
  • Nationality: Scholarships are awarded to students from North America and Europe, Australia, China and East Asia, Africa and India.
  • Number of Scholarships: Each eligible university may nominate up to two students from Computer Science or related fields. In India and Africa, applications are open and we do not have a limit to the number of students that can apply from a university.
  • Scholarship can be taken in Australia, China and East Asia, Europe, Africa, India, the United States and Canada.

Eligibility for the Scholarship

Eligible Countries: Scholarships are awarded to students from North America and Europe, Australia, China and East Asia, Africa and India.

Entrance Requirements: Applicants must meet the following criteria:

Nominated students in North America and Europe

Universities should only nominate students that meet the following requirements:

  • Full-time graduate students pursuing a PhD.
  • US/Canadian students must be in at least their 3rd year of a PhD program by the fall semester or quarter of the year when the Fellowship begins. The nominating university will be asked to confirm the student’s PhD program start date.
  • European students must be in at least their 2nd year of a PhD program with the same rules above.
  • The recipient must remain an active, full-time student in a PhD program during at least two academic years of the award or forfeit award.
  • Google employees, and their spouses, children, and members of their household are not eligible.
  • Students that are already supported by a comparable industry award are not eligible.

Nominated students in Australia, China and East Asia

Universities should only nominate students that meet the following requirements:

  • Enrolled in a participating university and nominated by that university.
  • Full-time graduate students pursuing a PhD.
  • Completed graduate coursework by the Fall of the award year, when the Fellowship begins.
  • Google employees, and their spouses, children, and members of their household are not eligible.
  • Students that are already supported by a comparable industry award are not eligible.

Direct applicant students in Africa and India

  • Applicants must be enrolled in a full-time PhD program at a university in Africa or India. Applicants who are currently in their first year of a part-time PhD program and transferring to full-time positions are also welcome to apply.
  • If you are in a PhD program already, you should be an early-stage PhD student when submitting your application, i.e., you have completed one year or less of your PhD.
  • Students must remain enrolled in the PhD program for the duration of the Fellowship or forfeit the award.
  • Current undergraduate, master students and professionals may apply. The Google Fellowship award shall be contingent on the awardee registering for a full-time PhD program of an African or Indian university in Computer Science or related areas within the calendar year of the fellowship, or the award shall be forfeited.
    • Applicants enrolled in an undergraduate or masters program must be current, full-time students at an African or Indian university.
    • Professionals must be employed/affiliated with an organization registered in Africa or India, and receipt of the award is contingent on them joining a full-time PhD program at an African or Indian university within the calendar year of the award.
    • Grant of the Google Fellowship does not mean admission to the PhD program of a university. The awardee must also complete the PhD admission process of the respective institute/university where he/she wishes to register for a PhD.
    • Grant of the Google Fellowship will be subject to the rules and guidelines applicable in the institute/university where the awardee registers for the PhD program.
  • Google employees, and their spouses, children, and members of their household are not eligible.
  • Students that are already supported by a comparable industry award are not eligible.

English Language Requirements: Applicants whose first language is not English are usually required to provide evidence of proficiency in English at the higher level required by the University.

Application Procedure

How to Apply: Australia, China, East Asia, Europe, the United States and Canada

For each student nomination, the university will be asked to submit the following material in a single PDF file:

  1. Student CV with links to website and publications (if available)
  2. Transcript of current and previous academic records
  3. Research/dissertation proposal (recommended length 4-5 pages, no longer than 8)
  4. 2-3 letters of recommendation from those familiar with the nominee’s work (at least one coming from the thesis advisor)
  5. Short (1-page) CV of advisor

Africa

You’ll need the following documents in order to complete an application:

  1. Applicant’s resume with links to publications (if available)
  2. One-page resume of the student’s PhD program advisor
  3. Available transcripts (mark sheets) starting from first year/semester of Bachelor’s degree to date
  4. Research proposal (maximum two pages)
  5. Three letters of recommendation from those familiar with the applicant’s work (at least one coming from the thesis adviser in case of current PhD students). If the recommendation writers want to send the letter separately, they can mail it directly to research-africa-at-google.com. Please use the subject line “Recommendation for [applicant-name]”

India

You’ll need the following documents in order to complete an application:

  1. Applicant’s resume with links to publications (if available)
  2. Available transcripts (mark sheets) starting from first year/semester of Bachelors degree till date
  3. Research statement of purpose (maximum two pages)
  4. Three letters of recommendation from those familiar with the applicant’s work (at least one coming from the thesis adviser in case of current PhD students). If the recommendation writers want to send the letter separately, they can mail it directly to research-in-at-google.com with the subject “Recommendation for [applicant-name]”

Scholarship Link

If you need us to help you with more updated information at the right time about Google PhD Fellowship kindly provide us your phone number and Email Address in the comment box below. Alsofeel free to ask any question any time.

What do you think? Was this article Google PhD Fellowship helpful and useful?

If this article on Google PhD Fellowship has been helpful Please share and Like us on Facebook@Examstuts

Follow us on twitterinstagram, LinkedIn, Pinterest

Examstuts Brings to your doorstep daily school news and happening in Higher Institutions in Nigeria and around the world.

Regular job updates and vacancies and Opportunities.

Oil and Gas Jobs And Recruitment

Opportunities For Nigerians.

Opportunities For Africans.

Fellowships, Awards and Internships.

Scholarships for Nigerian students.

Scholarships for African Students

Scholarships for Undergraduate students.

Scholarships for Postgraduate students.

Scholarships for Masters  students.

Scholarships for PHD students.

Scholarships for International students.

Examination Guides and past questions

Job Interview Help and guides.

What do you think?

Is it not better to drop your Email with us now for direct job updates, school news, scholarships and exams guide straight into your mail? Please drop your Email and share the good news by clicking any of the social media icons.

Please share.

Examstuts ltd

DISCLAIMER: Please note that this website is not in any way affiliated to any organization or company mentioned here. All the articles here are for sole informational  purposes. The Author or Publisher of this article/website should not be blamed on how the reader chooses to use the information found here. Please do not attain to any call from this website asking for any money. We do not charge for information found here except for products like projects and Past questions.


Copyright WarningContents on this website may not be republished, reproduced, redistributed either in whole or in part without due permission or acknowledgement. All contents are protected by DMCA.


The content on this site is posted with good intentions. If you own this content & believe your copyright was violated or infringed, make sure you contact us at ottyemmy@gmail.com to file a complaint & actions will be taken immediately.

 

Tags: , , ,

About the Author ()

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

%d bloggers like this: