Google PhD Fellowship Program in Japan, South Korea, Hong Kong and Mainland China

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Google PhD Fellowship Program in Japan, South Korea, Hong Kong and Mainland China

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Google

Type

Stipends

Location

6th Floor, Tower B, Raycom InfoTech Park, No. 2 Kexueyuan South Road, Zhongguancun 100190

China

Type

Stipends

Location

China

Nurturing and maintaining strong relations with the academic community is a top priority at Google. The Google PhD Student Fellowship Program was created to recognize outstanding graduate students doing exceptional work in computer science, related disciplines, or promising research areas. The program will award up to 6 fellowships in Japan, South Korea, Hong Kong and Mainland China in 2017 from among the following:

  • Google Fellowship in Computational Neuroscience
  • Google Fellowship in Machine Learning
  • Google Fellowship in Machine Perception, Speech Technology and Computer Vision
  • Google Fellowship in Mobile Computing
  • Google Fellowship in Natural Language Processing (including Information Retrieval and Extraction)
  • Google Fellowship in Robotics
  • Google Fellowship in Systems and Networking

Applications are not accepted directly from students. Please contact your department to find out if your university is one of the eligible universities, or to receive additional information.

Fellowship Details

Google will award one-year fellowship consisting of:

  • US$10K: to cover stipend and other research related activities, travel expense including overseas travel. (Please be noted that monetary awards differ by regions)
  • Google Research Mentor
  • Opportunity to join Google global annual PhD Fellowship Summit and covering the travel cost
  • Opportunity to apply for a paid summer internship (but not guaranteed and not required)

 

Eligibility Criteria

In order to be considered for the 2017 Google PhD Fellowship Program, students must meet the following criteria:

  • Full-time graduate students pursuing a PhD in the research areas represented by the fellowships
  • Must attend one of the eligible schools and universities. Student must remain enrolled in the PhD program or forfeit the fellowship award
  • Must be nominated by their department/university
  • Must have completed their graduate coursework in the PhD program and be embarking on or continuing their graduate research in the fall of 2017
  • Students who have already received fellowship from other companies are not eligible (but not conflict with those from local government).
  • Google employees and family members of Google employees are not eligible