Google Research Scholar Program for Early Career Professors 2021 aims to support early-career professors who are pursuing research in fields relevant to Google.
The Research Scholar Program provides unrestricted gifts to support research at institutions around the world and is focused on Funding world-class research conducted by early-career professors. Applications are now open.
Google Research Scholar Program for Early Career Professors 2021
We encourage submissions from professors globally who are teaching at universities and meet the eligibility requirements. It is our hope that this program will help develop collaborations with new professors and encourage the formation of long-term relationships.
Awards are disbursed as unrestricted gifts to the university and are not intended for overhead or indirect costs. They are intended for use during the academic year in which the award is provided to support the professor’s research efforts.
Applications are to be submitted by 11:59 pm PT Wednesday, December 2, 2021.
The funds granted will be up to $60, 000 USD, and are intended to support the advancement of the professor’s research.
To be qualified for this program, applicants must meet the following criteria;
- Open to professors (assistant, associate, etc.) at a university or degree-granting research institution.
- Applicants must have received their Ph.D. within seven years of submission (e.g. applicant in 2020 must have received a Ph.D. in 2013 or later). Exceptions will be made for applicants who have been teaching seven years or fewer and had delays, such as working in the industry, leave of absence, etc.
- Applicants can submit one application per round, and apply a maximum of three times.
How to Apply
Applying for the program is easy, brief, and very fast to do. Follow the below instructions on how to apply;
Step 1: Read advice on how to write a good proposal here.
Step 2: Write your proposal using the advice mentioned in step 1.
Step 3: Submit your proposal once the application window opens. You can find format recommendations in the FAQ.
Step 4: Applicants are notified within 4 months of submission.
To apply for this program, click Here
For more info on Google Research Program, visit the official webpage