The scholarship is now closed. A huge thanks to everyone for participating!

Amazon suggests what you should buy; Netflix suggests what you should watch; Google suggests what you should search; Facebook suggests who you should connect with. Recommendation algorithms are everywhere, and they are based on your online behavior. These algorithms are advancing at head-spinning speeds as more and more data is being collected. They save us time and make sure we see what interests us, but are they closing our minds to other experiences? Let’s discuss in essay format. Welcome to 365 Data Science 2019 scholarship competition!

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Winners 2019


Eleni Nisioti

Country of Residence: United Kingdom

University: University of Essex

Area of Study: Artificial Intelligence, Ph.D.

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Andrea Uličná

Country of Residence: Slovakia

University: TBD (still at high school)

Area of Study: TBD (Information Management)

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John O’Neil

Country of Residence: United States of America

University: University of Illinois at Chicago

Area of Study: Environmental and Urban Geography

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