Eduardo Labarca wrote -
Singularity University (SU) was launched by Ray Kurzweil and Peter Diamandis to help prepare the next generation of leaders for a world brimming with accelerating technological change. SU is hosted at NASA Ames in Silicon Valley and is backed by visionary leaders and organizations such as Google, ePlanet Ventures, Nokia, Cisco, and Autodesk.
The university focuses on how combinations of accelerating technologies like AI, Robotics, Nanotech, Biotech, Networks, Bioinformatics and Medicine can be used to address issues like energy, water, health, poverty, pandemics and the environment.
You are getting this letter from one of the extraordinary students who was accepted for our 2011 Graduate Studies Program. They have made it through an extremely competitive selection process from a pool of over 1,900 candidates from 109 countries for just 80 available spots, and are looking for financial support to attend SU.