Immediate First Call for Proposals: AI Techniques to Mitigate Pandemic

21 Apr, 2020

Up to $5.8 million in awards will be funded from this first call, ranging from $100,000 to $500,000 each. In addition to cash awards, DTI recipients will be provided with significant cloud computing, supercomputing, data access, and AI software resources and technical support provided by Microsoft and This will include unlimited use of the C3 AI Suite and access to the Microsoft Azure cloud platform and access to the Blue Waters supercomputer at the National Center for Supercomputing Applications (NCSA) at UIUC.

The first call for proposals is open now, with a deadline of May 1, 2020. Researchers are invited to learn more about DTI and how to submit their proposals for consideration at  Selected proposals will be announced by June 1, 2020.