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SC Fellowship

The Association of Computing Machinery (ACM), IEEE-Computer Society and the SC Conference Series are pleased to announce the first year of the High Performance Computing Ph.D. Fellowship Program.

The ACM/IEEE-CS HPC Ph.D. Fellowship Program honors exceptional Ph.D. students throughout the world with the focus areas of High Performance Computing, Networking, Storage and Analysis. HPC covers the areas of computational sciences, computational engineering, and computer science using the most powerful computers available at a given time.

The ACM/IEEE-CS HPC Ph.D. Fellowship Program also supports our long-standing commitment to workforce diversity and encourages nominations of women, minorities and all who contribute to diversity.

Students must be nominated by a full time faculty member at a PhD granting, accredited institution. They must be enrolled in a full-time Ph. D program at an accredited college or university, and they should have completed at least one year of study in their doctoral program at the time of their nomination. Fellowship recipients will be selected based on:
  • their overall potential for research excellence,
  • the degree to which their technical interests align with those of the HPC community,
  • their academic progress to-date, as evidenced by publications and endorsements from their faculty advisor and department head as well as a plan of study to enhance HPC related skills, and
  • the demonstration of their anticipated use of HPC resources.
All applicants must meet minimum scholarship requirements at the institution where they are or will be registered.

A completed application should be submitted via email to: along with nomination and endorsement letters by October 30, 2007.

More information is available at Questions can be sent via email to:

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