Google Africa PhD Fellowship Program for African Students 2018
The Google Africa PhD Fellowship program for 2018 is now open for application.
Application Deadline: Friday 19th January 2018 (11:59pm GMT ).
Eligible Countries: African countries
About the Award: Nurturing and maintaining strong relations with the academic community is a top priority at Google. The Google Africa PhD Fellowship Program has been created to support and recognize outstanding students pursuing or looking to pursue PhD level studies in computer science and related areas.
Fields of Study: Computer science and related areas
For current PhD Students
Applicants must be enrolled into a full-time PhD program at a university in Africa. Applicants who are currently in their first year of a part-time PhD program and transferring to full-time positions are also welcome to apply.
Students should be early stage PhD students, i.e., should not have been into more than 1 year of their PhD. Applicants for the 2018 Fellowship must have started their program on or after 1 January 2017.
Students must remain enrolled in the PhD program for the duration of the Fellowship or forfeit the award.
Applicants must be pursuing a PhD in Computer Science or related areas.
Google employees and family members of Google employees are not eligible.
Students who are already receiving another corporate fellowship are not eligible.
For current Undergraduate/Masters students and Professionals