Application for the DeepMind Scholarships – 2021 Entry is now open for all African students, who meet all of the eligibility & criteria listed below.
DeepMind will make a donation to Makerere University to fund the establishment of four scholarships in the field of Machine Learning beginning in the academic year 2021/2022.
The scholarships will support students who wish to study MSc. Computer Science programme (Track: AI and Data Science) taught in the Department of Computer Science at Makerere University beginning in the academic year 2021/22. The scholarships will be open to students from Uganda, other East African countries, or International students from a Sub-Saharan African country.
The scholarship package will include full financial support for tuition, stipend, equipment, AI conference participation and mentorship. International students will also be eligible for a relocation grant to move to Makerere to begin their studies.
MAKERERE UNIVERSITY DEEPMIND SCHOLARSHIPS ELIGIBILITY
Scholarship applicants should meet the following criteria:
- MSc in Computer Science (Track: Artificial Intelligence and Data Science).
- Students must first secure admission to the MSc Computer Science programme at Makerere University before applying for the scholarship.
- The scholarships are open to students who are citizens of Uganda, other East African countries, or International students from a Sub-Saharan African country.
MAKERERE UNIVERSITY DEEPMIND SCHOLARSHIPS APPLICATION INSTRUCTIONS
To apply for the DeepMind scholarship, you must hold admission to the MSc Computer Science programme of Makerere University. Therefore you must have applied for admission before applying for the scholarship.
To apply for the scholarship please complete the online application form . The deadline for submitting a scholarship application is June 30, 2021 11:00PM (East African Time). You will be required to provide proof of admission or application.
Application Deadline and Dates
- Application Deadline: The closing date is May 28th, 2021.
Late submission will not be accepted.