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

Koustuv Sinha

McGill University

RFP: AI - 2017

Assistant Professor

Jean Yang

Carnegie Mellon University

Infrastructure - 2017

Professor

Anton van den Hengel

Australian National University

RFP: AI - 2017

Professor

Michael Stumm

University of Toronto

Infrastructure - 2017

Pooja Sethi

University of Washington

RFP: AI - 2017

Associate Professor

Byung-Gon Chun

Seoul National University

RFP: AI - 2017

Professor

Philip Brey

University of Twente

Ethics - 2017

Nicolas Angelard-Gontier

McGill University

RFP: AI - 2017

Professor

Peter Mueller

ETH Zurich

Infrastructure - 2017

Assistant Professor

Yoav Artzi

Cornell University

RFP: AI - 2017

Associate Professor

Isabella Mastroeni

University of Verona

Infrastructure - 2017

Associate Professor

Yejin Choi

University of Washington

RFP: AI - 2017