How To Apply For Adobe Research Fellowship for Graduate Students

Adobe Research Fellowship

Adobe is inviting applications to the Adobe Research Fellowship. The Adobe Research Fellowship recognizes outstanding graduate students anywhere in the world carrying out exceptional research in areas of computer science important to Adobe. The application deadline is 4th December 2020 at 5 pm Pacific Time.

About Adobe Research

Adobe Research creates innovative technologies for Adobe’s software products to better serve consumers, creative professionals, developers, and enterprises. They  bring together the smartest, most driven people, and allow them the freedom to nurture their intellectual curiosity, while providing them with the necessary resources, support and freedom to shape their ideas into tangible results.

About Adobe Research Fellowship

Adobe will be awarding fellowships to graduate students working in any of the areas below


Adobe Research Fellowship Details

The Adobe Research Fellowship consists of:

  • A $10,000 award paid once.
  • A Creative Cloud subscription membership for one year.
  • May qualify for an opportunity to interview for an internship at Adobe

Eligibility Criteria

To be eligible for the 2021 Adobe Research Fellowship, students must meet the following criteria:

  • Be registered as a full-time graduate student at a university.
  • Remain an active, full-time student in a PhD program for the full duration of 2022 or forfeit the award.
  • Cannot have a close relative working for Adobe Research.

Selection Criteria

Recipients are selected based on the following criteria:

  • research (creative, impactful, important, and realistic in scope),
  • how the work would contribute to Adobe,
  • applicant’s technical skills (ability to build complex computer programs), and
  • personal skills (problem-solving ability, communication, leadership, organizational skills, ability to work in teams).


How to Apply

For additional guidance on how to submit your application click here.

Applications must include:

  • A research overview comprising two pages of text and figures not including citations. At least half a page should highlight how the student’s research could contribute to Adobe.
  • Three letters of recommendation from those familiar with the students work. One letter should come from the student’s advisor.
  • A CV.
  • A transcript of current and previous academic records both undergraduate and graduate.

    For more information about the fellowship, click here.

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