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Machine Learning Scholarship Program for Microsoft Azure

Apply now for a chance to earn one of 300 scholarships
Build your Machine Learning skills on Microsoft Azure and be a part of
the next wave of technological transformation across industries.

Become a Machine Learning Engineer

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Upskill yourself with machine learning skills that are in-demand at enterprises everywhere and ensure your career has endless opportunities for growth.
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Demonstrate your mastery of Machine Learning skills by completing a series of hands-on tasks and projects in the Azure environment.
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Join a community of peers driving the next wave of advancement in Artificial Intelligence technology.

How It Works

Begin by submiting an application via the link on this page. We’ll review all applications and select applicants to participate in the Introduction to machine learning on Azure with a Low-code Experience. This is where your learning begins! Students will spend five weeks performing a variety of tasks on Azure Machine Learning labs - from data import, transformation, and management to training, validating, and evaluating models.

The Introduction to machine learning on Azure with a Low-code Experience is intended for learners who have programming knowledge in any language, preferably python, and are comfortable writing scripts. Having a knowledge of basic statistics will also help to understand and deploy the Machine Learning models in this course.

The top 300 students from the Introduction to machine learning on Azure with a Low-code Experience will be selected for one of 300 scholarships to the brand-new machine learning Nanodegree program with Microsoft Azure, designed and created with Microsoft.

This scholarship is open to all applicants who have experience with basic Python programming and basics of statistics and algebra. Udacity also recommends basic familiarity with fundamental machine learning concepts. Applicants 18 years of age or older are invited to apply.

Foundations Course

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Introduction to machine learning on Azure with a Low-code Experience

  • Apply to participate in the new course "Introduction to machine learning on Azure with a Low-code Experience" and learn the foundations of machine learning.

  • Build practical experience by training, validating, and evaluating machine learning models on the Azure platform.

  • Commit to dedicating 5-10 hours a week on the course and work towards earning one of the follow-up Nanodegree program scholarships by showcasing your newly honed Machine Learning skills.

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300 Seats

Top performers from the foundations course will earn a Nanodegree program scholarship to

Applications Closed

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    APPLICATIONS DUE

    Wednesday, June 30, 11:59 PM PST

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    RECIPIENTS NOTIFIED

    Tuesday, July 7

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    RECIPIENTS BEGIN PROGRAM

    Wednesday, July 8

Please note: applications for this program are now closed. Check Udacity's Scholarships page for new opportunities.

The Introduction to machine learning on Azure with a Low-code Experience is intended for learners who have programming knowledge in Python, and are comfortable writing scripts, performing loop operations, etc. Having a background in beginning level statistics will also helpful to understand and deploy the ML models.

The application process, as well as the student experience in the course, will be in English, and all applicants must be at least 18 years of age.

Frequently Asked Questions

See below for frequently asked questions about this Scholarship Program.
  • How does this scholarship program work?
  • Who is eligible to apply?
  • Where does the program take place?
  • When will applications open and close?
  • How many spots will be available?
  • How is Phase 1 of this scholarship different from Udacity's single course offerings?
  • Are there any costs associated with this program?
  • Which Nanodegree program is included in Phase 2?
  • How will the full Nanodegree program scholarships be earned?
  • How many hours per week should I expect to spend on my coursework in order to succeed in this program?
  • How will it help me?
  • Are there specific class hours when I need to be online or can I go through the lessons and study whenever I want?
  • Will I definitely get a job based on these scholarships?
  • What are the Terms and Conditions?
  • What if I have additional questions?