IBM PhD Fellowship

IBM announces the IBM Ph.D. Fellowship program for the 2011-2012 academic year. IBM have received many outstanding and exceptional candidates from universities all over the world in the past and encourages DEI candidates participation.
The IBM Ph.D. Fellowship Awards Program is an intensely competitive worldwide program, which honors exceptional Ph.D. students who have an interest in solving problems of interest to IBM and which are fundamental to innovation in many academic disciplines and areas of study. These include: computer science and engineering, electrical and mechanical engineering, physical sciences (including chemistry, material sciences, and physics), mathematical sciences (including analytics, statistics, operations research, and optimization), business sciences (including financial services, risk management, marketing, communications, and learning/knowledge management), and service science, management, and engineering (SSME).
Award recipients will be finalized mid February, 2011 followed by emails to all participants. All supporting documents for the fellowship, such as student's resume, and endorsement by the department head as well as the nominator's recommendation must be included in the nomination form. Nominations should be submitted for internal evaluation no later than October 27 th, 2010 to Prof. Barbara Pernici and Prof. Gianantonio Magnani, because each department should submit no more than two new nominations.
For further information, see the full program attached, visit the website http://www.ibm.com/university/phdfellowship, or contact phdfellow@us.ibm.com