The Microsoft Research Graduate Women’s Scholarship/USA
Science, Electrical Engineering, or Mathematics departments
16 October 2012
in the second year of their graduate studies
Microsoft Research Graduate Women’s Scholarship is a one-year
scholarship program for outstanding women graduate students and is
designed to help increase the number of women pursuing a PhD.
program supports women in the second year of their graduate studies.
Women who are interested in this scholarship must apply during first
year of graduate studies.
- Scholarships are granted by Microsoft
Research at the discretion of Microsoft.
Research is pleased to announce the recipients of the 2012 Graduate
the 2012 Scholars
will begin accepting applications: Tuesday, August 14, 2012.
date for all applications: Tuesday, October 16, 2012, at 11:59 P.M.
and incomplete applications will not be considered.
notification of incompleteness will be made.
exceptions to the deadline will be approved.
of the Award
scholarship recipient award includes
for the 2013–2014 academic year.
conference and travel allowance of US$2,000 is
provided for recipients to attend a conference in their field of
are awarded to recipients for one academic year only and are not
available for extension or renewal.
recipient must remain as active, full-time student, enrolled in
graduate programming during the academic year of the award or
forfeit the award.
for the Microsoft Research Graduate Women's Scholarship Program must
be nominated by their universities, and their nominations must be
confirmed by the office of the chair of the department. Direct
applications from students are not accepted.
must attend a U.S. or Canadian university and be enrolled as a
full-time graduate student in the Computer Science, Electrical
Engineering, or Mathematics departments (if your department is
within the scope of these areas, but is titled differently, you are
must be enrolled in their first year in a graduate program in
Computer Science, Electrical Engineering, or Mathematics for
academic year 2012–2013. If a student has already completed
graduate-level coursework in any subject area, prior to their first
year in Computer Science, Electrical Engineering, or Mathematics,
then the student is not eligible for the Scholarship program.
maximum of three applicants per department, per university will be
accepted. A total of nine applicants total per university will be
of the scholarship awards, as described above, is made directly to
the university. The recipient must remain enrolled in a graduate
program during the 2013–2014 academic year or forfeit the award.
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