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

Alexander Aiken

Stanford University

RFP: AI System HW/SW Co-Design - 2020

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

Aws Albarghouthi

University of Wisconsin–Madison

RFP: Probability and Programming 2020 - 2020

Ayesha Ali

Lahore University of Management Sciences

RFP: Foundational Integrity Research: Misinformation and Polarization - 2020

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

Animashree Anandkumar

California Institute of Technology

RFP: Probability and Programming 2020 - 2020

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

Sophia T. Anong

University of Georgia

RFP: Economic Impact of Digital Technologies - 2020

Gianni Antichi

Queen Mary University of London

RFP: Networking 2020 - 2020

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