IBM Postgraduate Student Fellowship Awards Program 2020

IBM Postgraduate Student Fellowship Awards Program 2020: Students globally are invited to apply for the IBM Postgraduate Student Fellowship Awards Program 2020 to be taken in the United States of America. The fellowship is a two year anchored on major IBM research areas of interest and is fully funded. Students from all nationalities are welcomed to apply and awardees are to be selected through faculty nominations.

Fellowship Sponsor(s): IBM

Program Title: IBM PhD Fellowship Awards Program

Program Location: USA.

Program Type: full-time fellowship programme.

Program Duration: two (2) year full-time fellowship

Program Basic Qualification: Currently Enrolled in a PhD program.

Slots: Several.

Country/Candidate Eligibility: Global eligibility.


See Also: International Nieman Fellowship at Harvard University, USA

About The Program (IBM PhD Fellowship Awards Program):

The IBM PhD Fellowship Awards Program is an intensely competitive worldwide program, which honors exceptional PhD students who want to make their mark in promising and disruptive technologies. Focus areas include the following topics of particular interest:

  • AI / Cognitive Computing
  • Cloud / Open Source
  • Data Science
  • Internet of Things
  • Quantum Computing
  • Security / Cyber Security

Since the creation of the IBM PhD Fellowship Program in 1951, thousands of PhD students have been supported worldwide — with more than 700 students supported over the past 10 years alone.


General Eligibility Criteria: Nominations are welcome for students of all nationalities. However students must meet the following eligibility criteria

  • Nominated student must currently be enrolled in a PhD program
  • Students must be nominated by a doctoral faculty member.
  • Students should have three years remaining in their graduate program at the time of nomination. For example, nominees that are enrolled in a four-year graduate program should have completed two years of their graduate program as of summer 2020 in order to benefit the most.
  • Non-US Citizens who wish to participate in an internship in the US must obtain work authorization under the specifics of their visa.
  • Students from US embargoed countries are not eligible for the program.

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  1. De La Salle University Postgraduate Scholarships 2020 in Philippines
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  3. Fully Funded Smithsonian Institution Graduate Fellowship Program 2020 in USA


Program Benefits:

The 2020 two-year IBM PhD Fellowships are awarded worldwide. A fellowship includes a stipend for two academic years (2020-2021 and 2021-2022) and, in the US, an education allowance for year one (2020-2021).

Application Procedures for the IBM Postgraduate Student Fellowship Awards Program 2020 – How-to-Apply:

Applicants who meet the eligibility conditions can be nominated to participate in the IBM PhD Fellowship Awards Program through the link provided.

Application Deadline: Nomination closes on October 24, 2019.

Nominate or Get Nominated for the IBM PhD Fellowship Award


Visit the Official Webpage for Further Details

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  1. Ezekiel swan kamara

    I will be great full for this

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