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PhD Student Daniela Markazi a 2021 SIGHPC Fellowship Winner

PhD Student Daniela Markazi was selected from over 200 students as one of the 2021 SIGHPC Fellowship winners.

The Association for Computing Machinery’s (ACM) Special Interest Group on High Performance Computing (SIGHPC) has announced the eleven recipients of the ACM SIGHPC Computational and Data Science Fellowships for 2021. Funded by SIGHPC, the fellowships are highly competitive, and are awarded after a rigorous merit review.

The program is intended to increase the diversity of students pursuing graduate degrees in data science and computational science, including women, as well as students from backgrounds that have been historically underrepresented in the computing field. The fellowship provides $15,000 annually for study anywhere in the world.


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