Research Awards

03/2016 Microsoft Microsoft Azure Research Grant ($20,000 in cloud computing)
03/2013 Simons Foundation Simons Award for Graduate Students in Theoretical Computer Science ($48,000 research fund) Link
06/2012 MIT Martin William SM Best Thesis Award (2nd place). $750. Link
06/2010 Tsinghua U Best Undergraduate Thesis Award.  
12/2009 IEEE Best Student Paper Runner-Up in IEEE ICDM 2009 (among 786 submissions). Link
10/2009 China National Innovation Research Project for Undergraduates (NIRPU). $5000 RMB.  
05/2009 Microsoft Microsoft Young Fellow. $5000 RMB. Link

Competition Awards

04/2009

World’s 2nd Place ($3000)

(International, Teamwork)

ACM/ICPC World Final, Stockholm, Sweden.

Link

02/2009

Outstanding Prize (Top Prize)

(International, Teamwork)

MCM - The Mathematical Contest in Modeling.

Link

12/2008

Gold Medal / Asian Champion

(Continental, Teamwork)

ACM/ICPC Asian Regional, Hangzhou, China.

Link

11/2008

World’s 2nd Place ($5000)

(International, Individual)

Google Code Jam 2008, Mountain View, CA, USA.

Link

11/2008

Gold Medal / Asian 2nd Place.

(Continental, Teamwork)

ACM/ICPC Asian Regional, Beijing, China.

Link

02/2008

Meritorious Prize (1st Prize)

(International, Teamwork)

ICM - The Interdisciplinary Contest in Modeling.

Link

12/2007

Gold Medal / Asian 2nd Place.

(Continental, Teamwork)

ACM/ICPC Asian Regional, Beijing, China.

Link

11/2007

Gold Medal / Asian 2nd Place.

(Continental, Teamwork)

ACM/ICPC Asian Regional, Changchun, China.

Link

11/2006

Gold Medal / Asian 2nd Place.

(Continental, Teamwork)

ACM/ICPC Asian Regional, Shanghai, China.

Link

06/2006

Gold Medal / World's 1st place

(International, Individual)

USAICO - USA Invitational Computing Olympiad, CO, USA.

Link

05/2006

World Champion

(International, Individual)

USACO - USA Computing Olympiad, CO, USA.

Link

08/2006

Gold Medal

(International, Individual)

IOI - International Olympiad in Informatics, Merida, Mexico.

Link

12/2005

First Prize

(National, Individual)

Mathematics Competition of Senior High School.

 

08/2005

Gold Medal

(International, Individual)

IOI - International Olympiad in Informatics, Nowy Sacz, Poland.

Link

07/2005

Gold Medal

(National, Individual)

NOI - National Olympiad in Informatics, Zhengzhou, China.

Link

07/2004

Gold Medal / National Champion

(National, Individual)

NOI - National Olympiad in Informatics, Changsha, China.

Link

07/2004

Silver Medal / Asian 2nd Place

(Continental, Teamwork)

Asian Supercomputing Contest, Tokyo, Japan.

Link

07/2003

Silver Medal

(National, Individual)

NOI - National Olympiad in Informatics, Shanghai, China.

Link

05/2003

World's Champion

(International, Teamwork)

IPSC - Internet Problem Solving Contest Secondary School

Link

07/2002

Silver Medal

(National, Individual)

NOI - National Olympiad in Informatics, Tianjin, China.

Link


School Awards

07/2010 Tsinghua U Excellent (Bachelor) Graduate Award (top 58 among 3144).
06/2010 Tsinghua U Highest Undergraduate Student Award (Qi-sun Ye award to top physics majors). $2000 RMB.
10/2009 Tsinghua U Philobiblion Scholarship (founded by Zhongshu Qian to top ~30 students). $8000 RMB.
10/2009 Tsinghua U Scholarship of Science and Technology - Special Prize. $3000 RMB
10/2008 Tsinghua U National Encouraging Scholarship. $5000 RMB.
10/2008 Tsinghua U Scholarship of Science and Technology - First Prize. $2000 RMB
10/2008 Tsinghua U National Student Stipend + Tsinghua Alumni Stipend. $7000 RMB.
10/2007 Tsinghua U National Encouraging Scholarship. $5000 RMB.
10/2007 Tsinghua U Tsinghua Alumni Stipend. $6500 RMB.
10/2006 Tsinghua U Tsinghua Comprehensive Scholarship, First Prize. $5000 RMB.
10/2006 Tsinghua U Hongkong Stipend. $6500 RMB.
09/2006 NFLS Fellowship of Premier Enlai ZHOU. Special Prize. $1000 RMB
09/2005 NFLS Fellowship of Premier Enlai ZHOU. Special Prize. $1000 RMB
09/2004 NFLS Fellowship of Premier Enlai ZHOU. First Prize.
09/2003 NFLS Fellowship of Premier Enlai ZHOU. First Prize.
09/2002 NFLS Fellowship of Premier Enlai ZHOU. First Prize.
09/2001 NFLS Fellowship of Premier Enlai ZHOU. First Prize.