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

Ari Holtzman

University of Washington

RFP: AI - 2017

Professor

Martial Hebert

Carnegie Mellon University

RFP: AI - 2017

Researcher

ChloƩ Bakalar

Princeton University

Ethics - 2017

Michael Noseworthy

McGill University

RFP: AI - 2017

Associate Professor

Jeremy Siek

Indiana University

Infrastructure - 2017

Peng Qi

Stanford University

RFP: AI - 2017

Assistant Professor

Vincent Liu

University of Pennsylvania

Infrastructure - 2017

Maxwell Forbes

University of Washington

RFP: AI - 2017

Associate Professor

Richard Vuduc

Georgia Institute of Technology

RFP: AI - 2017

Professor

Deven Desai

Georgia Institute of Technology

Ethics - 2017

Peter Henderson

McGill University

RFP: AI - 2017

Maria Christakis

Max Planck Institute

Infrastructure - 2017