Research Award Recipients

Supporting cutting-edge research from top research institutions around the world

To help build long-term relationships with academia and support innovative research, 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.

Award Recipients

Professor

Daniel Abadi

University of Maryland

Infrastructure - 2018

Associate Professor

Pieter Abbeel

University of California Berkeley

Artificial Intelligence, Machine Learning - 2016

Amir Adler

Massachusetts Institute of Technology

RFP: Content Policy Research - 2019

Professor

Aditya Akella

University of Wisconsin, Madison

Infrastructure - 2017

Assistant Professor

Leman Akoglu

Stony Brook University

Data Mining - 2015

Aws Albarghouthi

University of Wisconsin-Madison

RFP: Infrastructure - 2019

Assistant Professor

Mohammad Alizadeh

Massachusetts Institute of Technology

RFP: Infrastructure - 2018

Assistant Professor

Mohammed Alizadeh

Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Infrastructure - 2016

Assistant Professor

Peter Alvaro

University of California, Santa Cruz

Infrastructure - 2017

Peter Anderson

Australian National University

RFP: AI - 2017

Professor

Thomas Anderson

University of Washington

RFP: Infrastructure - 2018

Nicolas Angelard-Gontier

McGill University

RFP: AI - 2017

Drew Arad

Stanford University

RFP: AI - 2017

Andrea Arpaci-Dusseau

University of Wisconsin-Madison

RFP: Distributed Systems 2020 - 2020

Professor

Remzi Arpaci-Dusseau

University of Wisconsin, Madison

Infrastructure - 2015

Assistant Professor

Yoav Artzi

Cornell University

RFP: AI - 2017

Yoav Artzi

Cornell University

RFP: NLP - 2019

Manos Athanassoulis

Boston University

RFP: Privacy Preserving Tech - 2020

Professor

Gilly Leshed & Shiri Azenkot

Cornell University

CDS + GR - 2015

Michael Backes

CISPA Helmholtz Center for Information Security

RFP: Privacy Preserving Tech - 2020

David A. Bader

Georgia Institute of Technology

RFP: Infrastructure - 2019