We support cutting-edge research and build long-term relationships with top research institutions around the world. To help achieve this, Facebook awards exceptional professors with research awards to support their ongoing research efforts. Awards typically result from our Research Awards program.

Note: previous awardees are archived here but the latest and most recent announcements first appear on our blog.

Mohit Iyyer

University of Massachusetts Amherst

RFP: NLP - 2019

Yi Grace Ji

Virginia Commonwealth University

RFP: Instagram - 2019

Amelia Johns

University of Technology Sydney

RFP: Content Policy Research - 2019

Jaap Kamps

University of Amsterdam

RFP: NLP - 2019

Kurt Keutzer

UC Berkeley

RFP: Infrastructure - 2019

Freya De Keyzer

University of Antwerp

RFP: Data Science - 2019

Muhammad Umer Khan

Centre for Peace, Security and Developmental Studies and The Grief Directory

RFP: Content Policy Research - 2019

Bart Piet Knijnenburg

Clemson University

RFP: HCI & UX - 2019

Sarit Kraus

Bar Ilan University

RFP: Instagram - 2019

Tushar Krishna

Georgia Institute of Technology

RFP: Infrastructure - 2019

Sudhir Krishnaswamy

Centre for Law and Policy Research

RFP: AI Ethics - India - 2019

Ritesh Kumar

Dr. Bhimrao Ambedkar University, Agra

RFP: Content Policy Research - 2019

Tom Kwanya

The Technical University of Kenya

RFP: Content Policy Research - 2019

Beibei Li

Carnegie Mellon University

RFP: Data Science - 2019

Zachary Lipton

Carnegie Mellon University

RFP: NLP - 2019

Vikash Mansinghka

Massachusetts Institute of Technology

RFP: Infrastructure - 2019

Philip McMinn

University of Sheffield

RFP: Testing and Verification - 2019

Todd Millstein

UCLA

RFP: Infrastructure - 2019

Tijana Milosevic

Dublin City University

RFP: Content Policy Research - 2019

Breno Alexandro Ferreira de Miranda

Federal University of Pernambuco, Brazil

RFP: Testing and Verification - 2019

Andreas Moshovos

University of Toronto

RFP: Infrastructure - 2019