The ND-IITGN Graduate Research Fellowship is awarded each year to an outstanding applicant from IIT Gandhinagar to attend the Computer Science and Engineering Ph.D. program at the University of Notre Dame. The recipient is chosen on the strength of his or her academic performance and future potential as a researcher.
The fellowship recipient receives a stipend of $31.5K per year, and is released from teaching duties in the first year, so that he or she can focus on research activities.
Past fellowship winners:
- (2012) Saurabh Nagrecha participated in a summer REU program at Notre Dame through the Eck Institute of Global Health, and joined the department as a graduate student in 2012.
This fellowship has been created to strengthen the ties between the University of Notre Dame and the Indian Institute of Technology - Gandhinagar. All applicants from IIT-GN are automatically considered for this competitive fellowship.