Submissions Open for Microsoft Research PhD Fellowship

Microsoft Research is currently accepting submissions for this year’s Microsoft Research PhD Fellowship. The global program identifies and empowers the next generation of exceptional computing research talent.

Microsoft recognizes the value of diversity in computing and aims to increase the pipeline of talent receiving advanced degrees in computing-related fields to build a stronger and inclusive computing-related research community. They currently offer PhD fellowships in Asia-Pacific, Canada and the United States, EMEA (Europe, Middle East, Africa), and Latin America.

University nominations for Canada and the United States are due June 30, 2021, while student proposals for Asia-Pacific, EMEA and Latin America are due on June 30, 2021.

Please direct any questions not answered on the program page to the regional program managers below.

Asia-Pacific: Yunyun Jiang at
Canada & US, EMEA, and Latin America: Mariah L. Christianson at