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

Channarong Intahchomphoo

University of Ottawa

RFP: Global Literacy and Accessibility - 2018

Mutembesa Daniel

Makerere University

RFP: Data Science - 2018

Ashish Goel

Stanford University

RFP: Data Science - 2018

James S. Fishkin

Stanford University

RFP: Data Science - 2018

Zhiwei Steven Wu

University of Minnesota

RFP: Data Science - 2018

Haiyi Zhu

University of Minnesota

RFP: Data Science - 2018

Assistant Professor

Shivaram Venkataraman

University of Wisconsin, Madison

RFP: Infrastructure - 2018

Associate Professor

Johannes Stroebel

New York University

Economics - 2018

Professor

Thomas Anderson

University of Washington

RFP: Infrastructure - 2018

Assistant Professor

William Wang

University of California, Santa Barbara

RFP: Neural Machine Translation - 2018

Assistant Professor

Sean Westwood

Dartmouth College

CDS - 2018

Assistant Professor

Theresa Kuchler

New York University

Economics - 2018