Siegel PiTech Faculty Impact Fellow

Cornell Tech

The Siegel Family Endowment PiTech Faculty Impact Fellowship supports U.S.-based computer science and engineering faculty seeking to pursue a public interest technology venture or initiative during their sabbatical/leave.

Successful fellowship projects will explore innovative ideas for directly applying technology in the service of public interest or pursue efforts aimed at furthering public interest technology goals.

For more information and to apply, visit our website:

Application Deadline: November 30th 5PM EST

Fellowship term: 6-12 months with flexible start date


  • Completed online application
  • CV and three professional references
  • 1–2-page opportunity statement detailing proposed project(s) and applicant intentions

Fellowship support:

  • Annual, half-time rate compensation of $90,000 (not meant to reflect current salary)
  • Project budget of $5,000

Submitted applications are reviewed on a rolling basis by the PiTech team. Finalists will be invited to interview. One Faculty Fellow is selected annually.