Facebook Fellowship Program

Computer Science,Engineering
All Nationalities
Ph.D. (Doctor of Philosophy)
All Countries

Scholarship Overview

Facebook Research invites applications for the Facebook Fellowship Program 2020-21 from students who are pursuing a PhD in areas related to computer science and engineering at an accredited university. This program intends to provide aid to talented students belonging to traditionally under-represented minority groups. The awardees will be eligible to receive tuition and fees for up to two academic years. Apart from this, a stipend of USD 42,000 per year conference travel support will also be given to the fellows.


  • Tuition and academic fee for up to two years or four semesters
  • A stipend of USD 42,000 each year
  • A fully paid visit to the Facebook headquarters for the Annual Fellowship Summit


  • Updated Resume or CV
  • Research Summary of 500 words
  • Two letters of recommendation - one from the PhD advisor and other from any other professor or any industry contacts


This scholarship is closed for further applications. It is expected to be launched by April2021. You can follow this scholarship for further updates.

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To be eligible, applicants must:

  • Be enrolled in a full-time PhD programme in research areas related to Computer Science and Engineering at an accredited university in any country
  • Be currently involved in on-going research
  • Be working on one or more relevant disciplines
  • Be enrolled in the academic year when the fellowship is awarded

How To Apply

Follow the steps below to apply for the fellowship:

Step 1: Visit the link to apply for the fellowship.
Step 2: Fill in the required details correctly.
Step 3: Upload all the required documents.
Step 4: Submit the application form.