Amazon Research Awards issues fall 2023 call for proposals
The submission period deadline has been extended to November 13.
As the Amazon Research Awards (ARA) program continues to expand in scope, so does our call for proposals list. To that end, starting September 21, we will open the fall 2023 call for proposals related to 6 research areas. The full list, with links to additional details, is below. The deadline for submissions is 11:59 p.m. Pacific Time on November 13, 2023.
- AI for Information Security
- Automated Reasoning
- AWS AI: Generative AI, Responsible AI, ML Compilers, Distributed Training
- AWS Cryptography and Privacy
- Distributed Database Systems
Proposals will be reviewed for the quality of their scientific content, creativity, and their potential for impact at scale. Proposals related to theory, practice, and novel new techniques are all welcome.
This edition of the call for proposals reflects Amazon's ongoing efforts to collaborate with researchers in a variety of areas.
ARA provides grant recipients unrestricted funds and AWS promotional credits. Funded projects are assigned an Amazon research contact, and recipients also receive training resources, including AWS tutorials and hands-on sessions with Amazon scientists and engineers.
Before applying, we encourage researchers to visit the ARA website and read our frequently asked questions for more specific program information. We look forward to receiving your submissions.