Applications are invited for Facebook fellowship program available to domestic and international students for full-time PhD accredited doctoral program focusing on a topic or field relevant to Facebook. Up to twelve (12) academic fellowships are awarded for a period of two years.
Each Facebook Fellowship includes several benefits like:
- Tuition and fees for the academic year(s)as well as $37,000 yearly grant.
- Paid visit to Facebook HQ to present research.
- Opportunity for paid internship.
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Fellowships are awarded in the fields relevant to Facebook, such as: Architecture, Data Mining, Databases, Distributed Systems, Computer Vision, Human-Computer Interaction & Social Computing, Economics and Computation, Machine Learning, Natural Language Processing, Networking & Operating Systems, Programming Languages & Compilers, Security & Privacy and Software Engineering.
- This Program is open to individuals who are enrolled full-time, as defined by the individual’s university, and in good standing at an appropriately accredited doctoral program focusing on a Topic or Field (whether an individual is engaged in research in a Topic or Field will be determined in Facebook’s sole discretion).
- Candidates are not eligible to participate in this Program if they are a national or legal resident of those countries in which the United States has embargoed goods (including, without limitation, Cuba, North Korea, Iran, and Syria, unless you are enrolled full-time at an accredited university in the United States or a non-embargoed country, with the exception of nationals and legal residents of Cuba, who are unconditionally ineligible to participate).
- International and domestic students can apply for these Facebook fellowships.
How to Apply
To apply for the Facebook Fellowship Award, Click here.
The application deadline.
The application deadline is January 5, 2015.