The Microsoft Research Asia Fellowship Program: Call for Applicants


Microsoft Research Asia Fellowship program for young researchers.


The Microsoft Research Asia Fellowship Program identifies the next
generation of research leaders through a unique program that offers a
combination of mentorship, research, networking, and academic
opportunities to promising young candidates. Since its inception in
1999, the program has awarded 417 outstanding PhD students the
Microsoft Research Asia Fellowship honor. Fellows have gone on to
become prominent researchers and influential individuals in academia
and industry.

Fellows earn both a scholarship and enjoy a long-term professional
relationship with Microsoft Research Asia, one of the leading computer
science research labs in the world. Each winner is offered the
opportunity to complete an internship, during which they participate
in hands-on, advanced research at Microsoft Research Asia in Beijing,


2019 Award schedule
June 30, 2019 – Application deadline
Early September – Onsite interview (only for those candidates who pass
through the first round of reviews)
Early October – 2019 Fellows announced