NVIDIA Grad Fellowship Opens For 2020-2021 Academic Year

NVIDIA Grad Fellowship Program provides funding for PhD students amounting to $50,000 for the performance of computing industries and technology. The application is open now for the batch of 2020-2021.

NVIDIA is a company that have gone to great lengths in promoting and investing in talent in university. One of the most noteworthy programs that NVIDIA organise is the NVIDIA Graduate Fellowship Program. This program provides funding amounting to $50,000 per award to PhD students who are researching topics that will lead to major advances in the graphics and high-performance computing industries, and are investigating innovative ways of leveraging the power of the GPU. As one of the premier programs in the world for PhD students, NVIDIA announces that NVIDIA Graduate Fellowship Program is open and is now accepting applications for the 2020-2021 Academic Year.

With the start of the 19th Annual Graduate Fellowship Program, this initiative’s primary aim is to award PhD students by awarding them grants and providing technical support to students who are doing outstanding GPU-based research. This year’s program has a specific focus towards reaching out to doctoral students wanting to break the barriers in the fields of artificial intelligence, machine learning, autonomous vehicles, robotics, AI for healthcare, high performance computing and related fields. The Graduate Fellowship awards are up to $50,000 per student.

The NVIDIA Graduate Fellowship Program was started in 2002 and has now awarded over 160 Ph.D. graduate students with grants. The program is now open to applicants worldwide. The deadline for submitting applications is September 13, 2019. Eligible graduate students need to be done with their first year of their PhD degree or at least pass the first year of PhD level studies when submitting their application. The areas of study include computer science, computer engineering, system architecture, electrical engineering or any other similar program. Another prerequisite when applying to this program includes being available for attending a mandatory summer internship that must precede the Fellowship award year. If anyone needs more information regarding the program or want to apply, they can visit this link: https://www.nvidia.com/en-us/research/graduate-fellowships/