Nomination packages should be submitted electronically by internal deadline (12 PM EST on Monday, October 13) to Debbie at email@example.com. Late or incomplete nominations will not be accepted. Nominees selected to move forward as external nominees to IBM will be notified and faculty will be responsible for uploading nominations to the IBM web site by the fellowship nomination deadline (October 28, 2014).
Number of ECE Nominees:2, in addition to any renewals from the past 2 years
Nomination Process:If you wish to nominate a student, please send your student's CV, a nomination letter, and the student's research statement (5 pages max) in PDF format to Debbie at firstname.lastname@example.org by 12 PM EST on Monday, October 13, 2014. Nominees selected to move forward will be notified and faculty will be responsible for uploading nominations to the IBM web site by the fellowship nomination deadline (October 28, 2014).
Eligibility:Students must be nominated by a doctoral faculty member and enrolled full-time in a college or university Ph.D. program. The faculty member is encouraged to contact an IBM colleague prior to submitting the nomination to assure mutual interest. Students from Europe and Russia may be nominated in their first year of study in their doctoral program. Outside of Europe and Russia, students must have completed at least one year of study in their doctoral program at the time of their nomination. Students from U.S. embargoed countries are not eligible for the program. Award Recipients will be selected based on their overall potential for research excellence, the degree to which their technical interests align with those of IBM, and their academic progress to-date, as evidenced by publications and endorsements from their faculty advisor and department head. While students may accept other supplemental fellowships, to be eligible for the IBM Ph.D. Fellowship Award they may not accept a major award in addition to the IBM Ph.D. Fellowship.
Benefits:This prestigious fellowship is for one year, renewable to three years, and includes an annual stipend. According to the IBM website, "Fellows are awarded a stipend for one academic year. Fellowships vary by country/geographic area, and the students will be informed at the time of the award what the value is for their country/geographic area." More information on Fellowship benefits can be found here.
Previous Winners:Vanessa Hung-Chu Chen (2011), Sanja Cvijic (2011)
|Qualcomm Innovation Fellowship|
All proposals need to be received by Qualcomm by Monday, November 3, 2014. Any questions can be e-mailed to email@example.com.
Students apply directly to Fellowship. More information about eligibility can be found here.
Qualcomm will be awarding fellowships for at least eight winning teams for the 2015-2016 academic year. Teams are limited to two students.
Each of the winning teams will be awarded a $100,000 fellowship for submitting the most innovative proposals. The respective academic departments at each university will administer funds to the winning students for their fellowship work and research expenses for the academic year of 2015-2016.
Christopher Fallin (ECE) and Gennedy Pekhimenko (CS) - Honorable Mention 2012-2013
|Sandia National Laboratories President Harry S. Truman Fellowship in National Security Science and Engineering|
The Truman Fellowship is a three-year appointment that typically begins on October 1. The application deadline for fellows is November 1 of the year prior to the October start date. In other words, applicants by November 1, 2014 would be eligible for the October 2015 Fellowship. Students apply directly to this fellowship.
Eligibility:Full eligibility information provided here. Applicants must be recent Ph.D. (awarded within the past three years) or have the ability to complete all Ph.D. requirements before beginning the fellowship
Benefits:Benefits information provided here.
|Microsoft Women's Scholarship|
Nomination packages should be submitted electronically to firstname.lastname@example.org by 12 PM EST. Late or incomplete nominations will not be accepted.
Number of ECE Nominees:3
Please submit the nomination package to Debbie@ece.cmu.edu electronically by Monday, September 15, 2014.
Materials must be prepared per Microsoft instructions (use Word or PDF format only). Nomination packages must include:
If the nominee is selected by the ECE department, the following will be required by Monday, October 1, 2014:
Please include the nominee's name in the subject line when submitting this additional information to email@example.com.
Eligibility:Women ECE students who are enrolled in their first academic year in 2014-2015. Students who have already completed a two-year MS/MA degree or equivalent are also eligible, provided they are enrolled in the first year of a PhD program. Full eligibility criteria is available here.
Benefits:Benefits include: $15,000 award for the 2015-2016 academic year and a $2,000 conference allowance. The scholarship is awarded for one year and cannot be extended.
|Hertz Foundation Graduate Fellowship|
Students apply directly to fellowship at www.hertzfoundation.com
• Innovators who see challenges in new ways
• Full tuition equivalent for up to five years
For further information, contact