SRINAGAR: Google is inviting applications for Google PhD Fellowship India Programme 2023. Interested candidates can apply before the application deadline of April 18, 2023 through online mode only. The decision pertaining to the award of the fellowship will be taken in July 2023 and candidates will be notified shortly after.
To claim eligibility, the applicants must be enrolled in a PhD programme in computer science or an adjacent field. The award of the fellowship does not refer to admission in a PhD programme. The candidates must apply separately for the PhD programme in a recognized institution. The award of the fellowship will be in coherence with the guidelines of the concerned institution.
Candidates in the early stages of their PhD programme can avail the fellowship for a period of 4 years along with a $50k stipend to cover research related activities and travel expenses. As for the candidates in the late stages of their PhD programme, the fellowship period is 1 year and the stipend is $10k. The award winners will also be assigned a Google research mentor.
The awardees must remain enrolled in a PhD programme throughout the period of the scholarship or forfeit the award. Google employees or their household members are not eligible for the fellowship. Students who are supported by any other comparable industry fellowship award are not eligible for the award.
Interested and eligible applicants can send their application the flat PDF format, not portfolio. The application must include the applicant’s resume (publications mentioned, if any), one page resume of the applicant’s primary PhD advisor, academic transcripts starting from Bachelors Degree first semester, research proposal(maximum 3 pages, excluding references) and 2-3 recommendation letters (at least one from the current thesis advisor).
The official website for the Google PhD fellowship is