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.

Animesh Mukherjee

Indian Institute of Technology Kharagpur

RFP: AI Ethics - India - 2019

Onur Mutlu

ETH Zurich

RFP: Infrastructure - 2019

Jonas Nordhaug Myhre

UiT The Arctic University of Norway

RFP: Content Policy Research - 2019

Mayur Naik

University of Pennsylvania

RFP: Infrastructure - 2019

Anulekha Nandi

Digital Empowerment Foundation

RFP: Content Policy Research - 2019

Jorge Nocedal

Northwestern University

RFP: Infrastructure - 2019

Brendan O’Connor

University of Massachusetts Amherst

RFP: NLP - 2019

Mike Papadakis

University of Luxembourg

RFP: Testing and Verification - 2019

Dedy Permadi

University Gadjah Mada/Center for Digital Society

RFP: Content Policy Research - 2019

Fabricio Bertini Pasquot Polido

Institute for Research on Internet & Society

RFP: Content Policy Research - 2019

Matt Post

Johns Hopkins University

RFP: NLP - 2019

Christopher Potts

Stanford University

RFP: NLP - 2019

Ajitha Rajan

University of Edinburgh

RFP: Testing and Verification - 2019

David N. Rapp

Northwestern University

RFP: Instagram - 2019

Thomas W. Reps

University of Wisconsin-Madison

RFP: Infrastructure - 2019

Tiark Rompf

Purdue University

RFP: Infrastructure - 2019

Niloufar Salehi

UC Berkeley

RFP: Content Policy Research - 2019

Ernesto Schargrodsky

Universidad Torcuato Di Tella

RFP: Content Policy Research - 2019

Sarita Schoenebeck

University of Michigan

RFP: Instagram - 2019

Jason Schwenkler

California State University, Chico

RFP: Data Science - 2019

Amit Sethi

Indian Institute of Technology Bombay

RFP: AI Ethics - India - 2019