PhD Internships With Microsoft Research

PhD students are invited to apply for a 12-week paid internship with Microsoft Research’s Cambridge, UK lab, or the Microsoft Africa Research Institute (MARI). $15,000 USD is provided to help complete research as part of their doctoral thesis work for academic year 2022–23. The deadline is on Wednesday 30th June 2021.

Microsoft’s mission is to empower every person and every organisation on the planet to achieve more.

Students should support this mission and embrace opportunities to foster diverse and inclusive cultures within their communities.

Proposed research must be closely related to one of the themes at Microsoft Research Cambridge, namely cloud infrastructure, confidential computing, future of work, health intelligence, or machine intelligence.

Candidates’ proposals will be evaluated on their accomplishment, impact, and alignment with the work of Microsoft Research. Candidates are encouraged to highlight papers they have published and any awards they have received.

The deadline is on Wednesday 30th June 2021.


Main Criteria

Students attending a school outside of EMEA (Europe, the Middle East, and Africa) are ineligible for this fellowship.

Students must be entering their third year or beyond of their PhD programme sometime between August 2021 – July 2022 having taken into account transfers, approved leaves of absence, etc.

Find out more now.

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