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

Eric Gilbert

University of Michigan

RFP: Instagram - 2019

Beibei Li

Carnegie Mellon University

RFP: Data Science - 2019

Eshwar Chandrasekharan

Georgia Institute of Technology

RFP: Instagram - 2019

Laura K. Gee

Tufts University

RFP: Data Science - 2019

David N. Rapp

Northwestern University

RFP: Instagram - 2019

Lorrie Cranor

Carnegie Mellon University

RFP: HCI & UX - 2019

Jason LG Braasch

University of Illinois at Chicago

RFP: Instagram - 2019

Sauvik Das

Georgia Institute of Technology

RFP: HCI & UX - 2019

Sarita Schoenebeck

University of Michigan

RFP: Instagram - 2019

Bart Piet Knijnenburg

Clemson University

RFP: HCI & UX - 2019

Jason Schwenkler

California State University, Chico

RFP: Data Science - 2019

Sarit Kraus

Bar Ilan University

RFP: Instagram - 2019