Microsoft Graduate Women's Scholarship Program

Degree Level: Graduate

Enrollment Status: Full-time

Field of Study: Science, Technology, Engineering, Math

Special Consideration: Female

Location: United States

Duration: One year

Deadlines: October. Please check website below for the specific date.


The Microsoft Research Graduate Women’s Scholarship is a one-year scholarship program for outstanding women graduate students and is designed to help increase the number of women pursuing a PhD. This program supports women in the second year of their graduate studies. Women who are interested in this scholarship must apply during first year of graduate studies.

Applicants for the Microsoft Research Graduate Women's Scholarship Program must be nominated by their universities, and their nominations must be confirmed by the office of the chair of the department. Direct applications from students are not accepted.

Visit the Microsoft Graduate Women's Scholarship Program site.

Award Details

Amount: $15,000 + $2,000 travel allowance

Degree: Full-time graduate students

Fields of Study: Computer Science, Electrical Engineering, or Mathematics