Limited Submission Programs - Microsoft Research Graduate Women’s Scholarship Program

Summary of Opportunity
Microsoft Research Graduate Women’s Scholarship Program
OSP Deadline 10/04/10
Funding Agency Deadline 10/08/10
Funding or Award Criteria

The Microsoft Research Graduate Women’s Scholarship is a one-year scholarship program for outstanding women graduate students and is designed to help increase the number of women pursuing a Ph.D.  This program supports women in the second year of their graduate studies.  Women who are interested in this scholarship must apply during first year of graduate studies.  Scholarships are granted by Microsoft Research at the discretion of Microsoft. 

Please see the solicitation for complete information.

Eligibility Please see eligibility requirements at http://research.microsoft.com/en-us/collaboration/awards/fellows-women.aspx.  
Applicable Field(s)  
Number of Nominees Allowed THREE applicants per Department
Required Internal Review Documents

Associate Deans or Designates must submit the following materials electronically to limitedsub@austin.utexas.edu no later than 4:30 p.m. on Friday, September 3, 2010 (NOTE: submissions directly from PIs will not be accepted):   

  1. Dean's or ORU Director's (or designates) Letter of Nomination with rankings. 
  2. Two page maximum lay abstract describing the aims of/needs for of the proposed project. 

Each department may submit up to 3 internal applications. 

Notes  
Nominee(s) Selected to Advance  
Posting Date 07/28/10