Google 2022 Research Scholar Program for Early-career Professors (up to $60,000)
Applications for the Google Research Scholar Program 2022 are now open. The Research Scholar Program aims to support early-career professors who are pursuing research in fields relevant to Google.
The Research Scholar Program provides unrestricted gifts to support research at institutions around the world, and is focused on funding world-class research conducted by early-career professors. It is Google’s hope that this program will help develop collaborations with new professors and encourage the formation of long-term relationships.
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Google Research Scholar Program
Aim and Benefits of Google Research Scholar Program
- The funds granted will be up to $60,000 USD and are intended to support the advancement of the professor’s research.
Requirements for Google Research Scholar Program
- Applicant should be a full-time assistant, associate, or full professor at a university or degree-granting research institution.
- Post doctoral staff can only serve as a co-PI, not a primary PI.
- Applicants must have received their PhD within seven years of submission (e.g. applicant in 2021 must have received PhD in 2014 or later).
- They consider exceptions for applicants who have been teaching seven years or fewer and had delays, such as working in industry, parental leave, leave of absence, etc. This exception request can be documented on the application.
- Applicants can submit one application per round.
- Faculty can only serve as a PI or Co-PI per round. Applicants cannot serve on two separate proposals.
- Applicants can apply a maximum of 3 times within the 7 years post-PhD.
Application DeadlineDecember 1, 2021
How to Apply
Interested and qualified? Go to Google on accounts.google.com