Full Microsoft International Scholarship – USA 2022

Written by Michael Nz. on May 30, 2022

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Scholarship details

  • Area of study

    Computer and Information Sciences, Computer Science
  • Country of the Scholarship

    United States
  • Scholarship Valid Until (Year)

  • Type of scholarship

    Ph.D. scholarship
  • Scholarship amount given

    $7000 - $9000
  • Type of scholarship administrator

    Private sponsor
  • Mode of scholarship (Online/Offline)

  • Applier's country

  • Expenses covered

  • Scholarship Contact Details

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Microsoft is a pyramid organization where the basic unit is the team.

A team is usually made up of 6 programmers, 6 testers, and 1-2 program managers, plus a leader for each of the three disciplines. One step higher there is a section chief (Manager) for each discipline who is in charge of 6 Leads. And so, 6 by 6 and always following the format of the trios, the pyramid is built up to the vice president of the product (Windows, for example) who reports directly to the CEO.

In the same team, there are people of different ranks who work on more or less complicated topics depending on their skill and experience. Even so, there is a very good vibe and no colleague looks at you over his shoulder or gives you orders for having a higher level than you, but they are always willing to help.

To improve the relationship between colleagues in the same team and between teams in a section, from time to time the bosses organize an event to have fun, socialize, and for employees to get to know each other. This type of event counts as time worked (these hours do not have to be recovered) and it varies on each occasion. I have been taking bowling, canoeing, human foosball, and much more.

Microsoft’s central campus is in Redmond, a city located in the state of Washington, 20m by car from Seattle. Close to 40,000 employees (of the 90,000 in the world) work there in more than 60 buildings.

To get an idea of ​​the Microsoft campus, imagine the campus of a large university. Not only are there office buildings, but there are also green spaces, soccer fields, a shopping center with shops and restaurants, and even residential complexes. It’s like a small town within Redmond.

That is so big that to move between the buildings (if you have a meeting in one that is not yours, for example) there is an internal taxi service. You call a phone number, say you want to go from building 26 to 42, and a few minutes later a Toyota Prius arrives to pick you up.

Microsoft also has a free bus system called Connector to get to and from work without having to take a car. If you are one of those who prefer the bicycle, Microsoft gives you financial help to buy it and you can use the showers that are in the parking lot of most buildings.

Deadline of this scholarship program: 06/07/2022

Microsoft training? This international scholarship program fully funded by Microsoft is a worldwide project that seeks to benefit and support the next generation of global leaders, interested in creating change and opportunity in their home nations. The Microsoft doctoral program offers a unique opportunity for students who reflect a high academic level.

It should be noted that it was created in 1999 with the sole objective of supporting the learning of foreign candidates. This is a global project that reaches different parts, including the regions of Asia-Pacific, Australia, New Zealand, Latin America, Europe, the Middle East, Canada, and the United States. Microsoft is on the lookout for young talent from all corners of the world.

The purpose of the Microsoft scholarship is to support the growth of the brightest minds in the field of computing, in addition to this, it allows doctoral scholars to prepare professionals in the field of technology.

Microsoft Scholarship for Latinos

Institutions where you will study:

This is a global scholarship that accepts institutions from various countries and continents. For applicants from international students it is important that they study at universities in:

  • Brazil.
  • Chili.
  • Colombia.
  • Costa Rica.
  • Mexico.
  • Puerto Rico.

If you would like to learn more about this requirement or need information on other regions, please visit the Microsoft Scholarship website.

Levels and study areas:

Ph.D. Research.

Who can participate?

Latino students from the following countries:

  • Brazil.
  • Chili.
  • Colombia.
  • Costa Rica.
  • Mexico.
  • Puerto Rico.

Scholarship endowment:

The Microsoft Research Scholarship for International Students will endow with the following awards:

  • The total cost of registration for the period of 2023 – 2024.
  • Cash stipend, varies depending on the region where you apply.
  • Possibility to attend the Microsoft Research Asia Academic Conference.

Conditions that must be met by participants:

  • Be an international student currently pursuing a Ph.D.
  • It is important that you pursue careers in the universities of the nations that are accepted by the continent.
  • The research you are currently conducting must be aligned with Microsoft’s goals.
  • Submit a formal online application to the Microsoft International Scholarship through its official website.

Instructions to apply:

  • Transcripts and academic records.
  • Recommendation letters. These must be sent directly to Microsoft by the issuers of the same.
  • Research statement of approximately 1,000 words. This should contain a summary of his research achievements and current work, as well as highlight his most outstanding contribution to the academy.
  • Curriculum.
  • Among others.

Do you want to win this scholarship from Microsoft? Visit the official Microsoft website and learn every detail that you must follow to enter this prestigious program of worldwide recognition.

Important: Each requirement may vary depending on the region from which you apply.


Until June 7, 2022.

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