Waterloo.AI: Announcing Graduate Scholarships - Deadline: Wednesday, March 9th, 2022

Wednesday, March 9, 2022

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On behalf of the Waterloo Artificial Intelligence Institute, it gives us great pleasure to announce today that Waterloo.AI is offering Graduate Scholarships for studies in AI.

This year we will be awarding 3 scholarships of $5,000 to the best applicants. If you or any of your colleagues are interested to apply, be sure they have signed up for the Waterloo.AI Graduate mailing list found at https://uwaterloo.ca/artificial-intelligence-institute/graduate-student-association

Eligibility & Selection:

  • Graduate students registered full time in a master's or doctoral program who are conducting research under supervisors affiliated with the Artificial Intelligence Institute at the University of Waterloo.
  • Selection to be based on academic achievement (minimum 80% cumulative average in their current program) and demonstrated expertise in artificial intelligence (in the broadest sense including but not limited to foundations of AI; applications of AI: and social, ethical issues, and implications of AI). Students should submit (i) a completed application form, a (ii) letter of a maximum of two pages describing their expertise in artificial intelligence, and (iii) an unofficial transcript. 
  • The submission should be in the form of a one single PDF document (application form + letter + unofficial transcript).
  • A committee including the co-directors of the Artificial Intelligence Institute and other members of the Institute will select the recipients.

Please complete the submission form along with submitting the requirements outlined therein. Due to the large number of submissions, please send one combined document in PDF format.

Please send your submission to Jacob Witmer, jacob.witmer@uwaterloo.ca

The deadline for submission is Wednesday, March 9th, 2022.

Submission Form: Waterloo AI Institute Graduate Scholarships - Submission Form