This is a Research PhD Fellowship Program Merit Based Scholarship and students are eligible from International Student to apply for the same. Only Few such award is being offered and the deadline for application is 07-Oct-14.
This Scholarship will Offer you:-
- The fellowship recipient award will cover 100 percent of the tuition and fees for two academic years (2015–16 and 2016–17).
- A stipend is provided to cover living expenses while in school (US$28,000 for 2015–16 and 2016–17).
- A conference and travel allowance is provided for recipients to attend professional conferences or seminars (US$4,000 for 2015–16 and 2016–17).
- All recipients will be offered the opportunity to complete one salaried internship during the year following the award.
- Fellowships are awarded to recipients for two consecutive academic years only and are not available for extension for 2 Year.
|Name of Scholarships:||PhD Fellowship Program|
|Scholarship is offered by:||Microsoft|
|Duration of Reward / Grant:||2 Year|
|Education Field:||any Subject|
|Education Level:||Research PhD Fellowship Program|
|Based on:||Merit Based|
|Scholarship is open for:||Universities, United Kingdom|
|Students are eligible from:||International Student|
|Number of Awards / Scholarships:||Few|
|Important Dates:||Open Date: Not Available Last Date: 07-Oct-14|
|Eligibility:||*Applicants for the
Microsoft Research PhD Fellowship Program must be nominated by their
universities, and their nominations must be confirmed by the office of
the chair of the eligible department. Direct applications from students
are not accepted.*Student must
attend a United States or Canadian university and be enrolled in the
Computer Science, Electrical Engineering, or Mathematics department (if
your department is within the scope of these areas, but is titled
differently, you are eligible).*Students
must be in their second or third year of an eligible PhD program in the
fall semester or quarter of 2014. The nominating university will be
asked to confirm the student’s PhD program start date (month/year).
*A maximum of three applicants per
eligible department, per eligible university, will be accepted. A total
of nine applications per university will be allowed.
*Payment of the fellowship awards, as described above, will be made directly to the university and is not transferable to another academic institution or department.
*The recipient must remain an active, full-time student in a PhD program over the two consecutive academic years of the award or forfeit the award.
*A recipient of a Microsoft Research PhD Fellowship may not receive another fellowship from another company or institution for the same academic period. Fellows accepting multiple fellowships will become ineligible to receive continued funding from Microsoft.
|Important Information:||Contect eMail Id: firstname.lastname@example.org|
To apply for the above scholarship / award / grant you should submit the following documents and should possess the following:
*Applications must include: nominee’s thesis proposal, nominee’s curriculum vitae, and three (3) letters of reference from established researchers familiar with the nominee’s research. Of these, one (1) letter should come from the student’s advisor.
*Applications must be submitted online via the application tool in any of the following formats: Word document, text-only file, or PDF. Email or hard-copy applications will not be considered. All application materials must be submitted by the person who is designated as the application contact by the departmental chair’s office and must not be the applicant.
*Applications submitted to Microsoft will not be returned. Microsoft cannot assume responsibility for the confidentiality of information in submitted applications. Therefore, applications should not contain information that is confidential, restricted, or sensitive. Microsoft reserves the right to make public information from applications that receive awards, except those portions containing budgetary or personally identifiable information.
*Incomplete applications cannot be considered, and notification of incompleteness will not be made. Applications must be received no later than 11:59 P.M. PT (Pacific Time) on Tuesday, October 7, 2014. The online application system will no longer be active after the application deadline. Late applications will not be accepted.
*Due to the volume of submissions, Microsoft Research cannot provide individual feedback on applications that do not receive Fellowship awards.
Once all the information has been received by Microsoft and the assessment of the submitted documents is complete, you will be informed about your selection in the same.
If you are looking for more information about PhD Fellowship Program you are requested to visit the following page: https://research.microsoft.com/en-us/collaboration/awards/apply-us.aspx