Fellowship Opportunities

This page lists fellowships for the current academic year. Please see the PhD Fellowships Calendar for upcoming deadline announcements.
NameDeadlineDetails
Symantec Research Labs Graduate Fellowship 20182017-12-01

[Dec 1, 2017]

Students may apply directly by emailing Symantec contact noted on fellowship website.

Nomination Process:
  • Resume or C.V.
  • Personal statement of research interests not to exceed 500 words. Applicants are strongly encouraged to articulate the value and novelty of their research.
  • Two letters of recommendation from professors or industry researchers who can evaluate the applicant's scientific aptitude and potential for research. Letters of recommendation may be sent separately and confidentially.
Eligibility:
  • Applying students must be enrolled in a Ph.D. program.
  • Preference will be given to students with a desire to work in an industrial research lab and those working on innovative research projects in areas related to Symantec's businesses such as host-based and network security, cloud computing, virtualization, machine learning, data mining, etc.
  • Recipients will also be selected based on their overall potential for research excellence and their academic progress to date as evidenced by publications.
Benefits:
  • $20,000 USD that may be used to cover one year of the student's tuition fees and to reimburse expenses incurred by the student to engage into research collaboration with Symantec
  • A salaried internship that Symantec plans to offer to all fellowship recipients

For further information, contact

Nathan Snizaski
(412)-268-3200
nsnizask@andrew.cmu.edu