Research & Study Opportunities

Please find below the most recent research and study opportunities sent to the Department of Political Science.

Accepting Nominations for Microsoft Research PhD Fellowship

Microsoft Research is currently accepting nominations and applications for this year’s Microsoft Research PhD Fellowship. The global program identifies and empowers the next generation of exceptional computing-related research talent. They are looking for the best and brightest talent and celebrate individuality. Candidates are encouraged to come as they are and do what they love.

Microsoft recognizes the value of diversity in computing and aims to increase the pipeline of talent receiving advanced degrees in computing-related fields to build a stronger and inclusive research community. They currently offer PhD fellowships in Asia-Pacific, Canada and the United States, EMEA (Europe, Middle East, Africa), Latin America, Australia, and New Zealand.

University nominations for Canada, Europe, and the United States are due June 7, 2022, while student proposals for Africa, Middle East, Latin America, Australia and New Zealand are due June 7, 2022.

Please direct any questions not answered on the program page to the regional program managers below.


Canada & US, EMEA, Latin America, Australia, and New Zealand: