A three-year fellowship for Ph.D. students at North American universities (international students eligible) who are underrepresented in the field of computing and pursuing research aligned to the research areas carried out by Microsoft Research. Apply after completing your first year.
Funding Amount: $42,000 over 3 academic years
Application Deadline: Nominations from the university are usually accepted through mid-August; proposals accepted through mid-September.
ACM SIGHPC has created the Computational and Data Science Fellowships, a continuation of the program started with Intel to increase the diversity of students pursuing graduate degrees in data science and computational science. Specifically targeted at women or students from racial/ethnic backgrounds that have not traditionally participated in the computing field, the program is open to students pursuing degrees at institutions anywhere in the world.
Funding Amount: Adds $15,000/yr for 2 years to your stipend, but otherwise does not pay for tuition/fees/stipend.
Application Deadline: You can apply from mid-March to mid-April.
This fellowship appears to be only for experimentalists; looks like you can apply when finishing undergrad or in 1st or 2nd-year of grad.
Funding Amount: Monthly stipends vary based on location and circumstances.
Application Deadlines: The deadline for the application is February 1, June 1, and October 1 of each year.
The Facebook Fellowship is a global program designed to encourage and support promising doctoral students who are engaged in innovative and relevant research in areas related to computer science and engineering at an accredited university.
Funding Amount: Two years of paid tuition and fees, a $42,000 annual stipend to cover living and conference travel costs, a paid visit to Facebook headquarters for the annual Fellowship Summit, and various opportunities to engage with Facebook researchers.
Application Deadline: October 1.
For under-represented minorities; must be US citizen or permanent resident. Must apply at same time as applying to graduate school, it appears. Requires one summer internship with an employer sponsor.
Funding Amount: Provides tuition, fees, and $16,000 toward stipend for 1 year.
Application Deadline: Application opens in July and closes in mid-November.
The Google PhD Fellowship Program was created to recognize outstanding graduate students doing exceptional and innovative research in areas relevant to computer science and related fields. Fellowships support promising PhD candidates of all backgrounds who seek to influence the future of technology. Google’s mission is to foster inclusive research communities and encourages people of diverse backgrounds to apply.
Funding Amount: Up to 3 year Fellowship. Full tuition and fees (enrollment fees, health insurance, books) plus a stipend to be used for living expenses, travel and personal equipment.
Application Deadline: Application window is open until September 30
The IBM PhD Fellowship Awards Program is an intensely competitive worldwide program, which honors exceptional PhD students who want to make their mark in promising and disruptive technologies. Focus areas include the following topics of particular interest: AI / Cognitive Computing; Cloud / Open Source; Data Science; Internet of Things; Quantum Computing; Security / Cyber Security.
Funding Amount: The two-year IBM PhD Fellowships includes a stipend for two academic years ($35,000 each year), and, in the US, an education allowance for year one ($25,000).
Application Deadline: Nominations for the annual IBM PhD Fellowship program begin the 3rd week of September and are accepted for 5 weeks
The Microsoft Research PhD Fellowship has supported hundreds of fellows over the last two decades, many of whom have gone on to work within the Microsoft Research organization. Others have gone on to perform pioneering research elsewhere within the technology industry or accept faculty appointments at leading universities.
Funding Amount: Tuition and fees are covered for two academic years. A $42,000 USD stipend is provided to help with living expenses while in school for two academic years.
Application Deadline: Nominations from the university closed mid-August 14. Proposals and letters of recommendations are accepted through late September.