Symantec Graduate Fellowship


December 02, 2019

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  • Scholarship Description
  • Symantec Corp. based in Cupertino, California, is offering a one-year fellowship that covers 100 percent of the student's tuition and fees and provides a $20,000 stipend to cover academic-year living expenses. Recipients will have the opportunity to work directly with Symantec's top researchers on new research projects and will also have access to the company's market-leading technologies and extensive Global Intelligence Network.

    In addition, recipients are eligible for a salaried summer internship at Symantec Research Labs to pursue innovative research. This allows the students to research and develop next-generation technologies that could impact millions of customers, in a real-world industry environment.

    -Applying students must be enrolled in a PhD program
    -Preference will be given to students with a desire to work in an industrial research lab and those working on innovative research projects in areas related to Symantec's businesses such as security, cloud computing, virtualization, machine learning, data mining, etc.
    -Recipients will also be selected based on their overall potential for research excellence and their academic progress to date as evidenced by publications
    -Submit a single compressed file including a resume or C.V., personal statement of research interests not to exceed 500 words - applicants are strongly encouraged to articulate the value and novelty of their research; two letters of recommendation from professors or industry researchers who can evaluate the applicant's scientific aptitude and a potential for research

    For more information or to apply, please visit the scholarship provider's website.
  • Contact
  • Kevin Roundy
  • 900 Corporate Pointe
  • Culver City, CA 90230

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Cleveland H  on 5/29/2018 1:07:17 PM

I would like to win this scholarship because I'm in my Doctoral and wish to continue after course ends.

bethany w  on 10/21/2013 8:02:58 AM

i would like to win the scholarship cause it would really help me out and I really want to go to school. I would be the first in my family to go.

Andrea B  on 5/23/2013 3:46:40 PM

Do this scholarship!!! It took me less than 20 minutes to fill out, and I got it!! - just keep your resume handy if you have one when filling it out- it helped me anyway. It's an online application, not too difficult, and totally worth it!!

Padric L  on 2/10/2013 11:49:33 AM

Just applied, good luck to everyone!

Meika T  on 1/23/2013 4:32:28 PM

Applied and waiting. This is my first application but definitely not my last! I'm extremely thankful for this opportunity and wish the best of luck to everyone!

Doresha B  on 1/14/2013 9:39:18 AM

I am so extremely thankful for this opportunity and waited anxiously for it to be open so i could complete it. My family right now is going through rough financial times and I’m praying I will make it through college without being drowned by debt. Again thank you, I’m very grateful!

tatianna r  on 12/27/2012 4:09:43 PM

Of course I’ve applied! I am so extremely thankful for this opportunity and waited anxiously for it to be open so i could complete it. My family right now is going through rough financial times and I’m praying I will make it through college without being drowned by debt. Again thank you, I’m very grateful!

Lizbeth F  on 2/15/2012 12:26:45 PM

Awsome Scholarship! I have applied and hoping to be one of the lucky ones!

Sharila S  on 2/13/2012 10:38:37 PM

I applied for this scholoarship. Hope I'm one of the 1,000! Good luck to you all.

Nicole W  on 2/1/2012 7:42:11 PM

My teacher told to fill out scholarship best as I can so that I am doing. So if I win I be do happy.

Chloe K  on 1/30/2012 9:44:11 PM

Just applied for this scholarship. It took a little while, but I think it will be worth it. It really didn't take much (no essays or anything). You just needed some time to think through what you've done over the past couple of years. Hoping for great things!

Selwyn H  on 1/13/2012 6:22:35 PM

Just submitted an application. Excited!

Lilibeth R  on 12/8/2011 1:25:01 PM

Applied and waiting. First application ever but most definitely not the last! :)

Adriana M  on 12/5/2011 11:46:50 AM

I am applying for this scholarship because I have had work experience and I help my community through my Youth Leadership Team. This is a great way to prove myself worthy of this scholarship. I hope to be selected! :)

daniel p  on 11/27/2011 3:52:09 PM

Money would be greatly appreciated. I am currently a freshman and i am trying to gain as much financial aid possible before I graduate

Tianna C  on 11/19/2011 4:14:52 PM

I need the money to help out with books and fees. The money would be greatly apprecited, it would help my mom alot if i could buy my own books.

vee l  on 10/28/2011 2:01:03 PM

I'm starting collage next year and with this scholarship would really help me with books. Thank You!

Nadya S  on 10/11/2011 8:21:47 PM

ill be hoping for the best with this one (:

Thamanna N  on 10/7/2011 8:51:57 PM

I am applying to this scholarship opportunity because I have a passion for learning and I hope one day that passion turns into action which helps this world and the people living in it and this opportunity can help me get closer to my goal.

jessica s  on 9/28/2011 3:14:40 PM

Im appyling for this scholarship because I'm a well rounded student I participate in clubs, my community, and sports.

rico b  on 9/22/2011 12:52:09 PM

i am applying for this scholarshipship because i am a well rounded person and i feel i have a chance at earning this scholarship which would be useful considering any money at all is always helpful especially to further my education

Zachary S  on 9/3/2011 5:04:26 PM

With all the bad luck ive been having, I might as well just throw a hail-mary at this one and hope for the best

maya c  on 8/28/2011 8:58:16 PM

i applied for this scholarship for the fact that i am who i apply myself to be. I will always strive to better everyday. When i grow up i want to show my mother that i made it and that i will never let her down. I will always stand to be a strong black women, and i will carry on this legacy.

Volodia M  on 8/27/2011 1:45:46 PM

I am applying for this scholarship because i believe i deserve it. I am keeping an above 4.0 gpa, and i have done 100 service hours. i come from a low income family, and i need every scholarship i can get

Summer S  on 2/16/2011 8:15:57 PM

I applied for this scholarship because I feel determination for success is essential in order to succeed. I work in my community diligently engaging in service work, fundraisers, and participating in church events to better the areas I am surrounded by. I feel it is my job and duty to contribute to the betterment of this world. This scholarship would bring hope in pursuing a successful education as an African American young woman. It would be very beneficial and greatly appreciated.

tyler h  on 2/9/2011 8:55:09 PM

This scholarship will be very helpful in continuing my education.

holly t  on 2/7/2011 4:52:20 PM

Any and all help is apprecitated!!

Taylor H  on 2/2/2011 7:15:40 PM

This sounds great and any amount is a wonderful amount. I can use all the money i can get in scholarships! I hope that i get it!

Sarah L  on 1/24/2011 9:06:06 PM

I received this scholarship in the 10th grade for my community service. I highly recommend to get involved and try and commit to one community organization instead of several.

Kalyanna W  on 1/21/2011 6:41:30 PM

I applied to this scholarship. Wish me luck :)

Dalia A  on 1/20/2011 3:08:20 PM

It sounds great i'll be applying soon

Griffin W  on 1/16/2011 4:44:53 PM

I'll be applying ASAP.

Karly S  on 1/5/2011 9:27:11 AM


Beatriz L  on 1/3/2011 10:53:40 PM

wow i hope i get it. :]

Chris V  on 12/13/2010 9:16:46 PM

Very interested!

Geoffrey A  on 12/7/2010 10:33:35 AM

Looks Interesting.

shantinae c  on 12/1/2010 8:13:36 AM


tamikka t  on 11/29/2010 3:44:20 PM

Sounds great!

Nada a  on 11/23/2010 10:50:29 AM


Kolten M  on 11/21/2010 2:08:05 PM


Devona K  on 11/19/2010 8:14:46 AM

omg im so applying for this.!! :)

LeShontriel H  on 11/18/2010 9:17:23 AM

I am looking forward to applying for this scholarship.

omar r  on 11/15/2010 10:07:38 AM

this is great and i love best buy and thier products

Chaoping H  on 11/13/2010 12:50:33 PM

Looking forward to apply for this scholarship!

chaztadie R  on 11/11/2010 8:56:27 AM


chaztadie R  on 11/11/2010 8:56:13 AM


DeAsia D  on 11/8/2010 6:42:08 PM

I want to apply for this one!!

Jason M  on 11/7/2010 11:56:05 AM


deonna n  on 11/5/2010 9:18:12 AM

great scholarship

Cameron C  on 10/26/2010 11:33:25 AM

Great Scholarship

Donovan H  on 10/21/2010 6:38:17 PM

Wow Great Scholarship

Haley J  on 8/16/2009 7:19:41 PM

Wow this looks great! Looks like you have to check back in January--that's when it starts.

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