The project is being called "Blending Crowdsourcing with Automation for Fast, Cheap and Accurate Analysis of Spontaneous Speech," and Lease will receive $300,000 in all from the government to work on it after winning a 2012 Young Faculty Award from Darpa last year.
What does YFA stand for?
YFA stands for Young Faculty Award (Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency)
This definition appears somewhat frequently and is found in the following Acronym Finder categories:
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We have 17 other meanings of YFA in our Acronym Attic
- District Lighter, Covered (US Navy)
- Prototype Fighter (US Air Force aircraft designation)
- Provision Store Lighter (US DoD)
- Range Tender (US DoD)
- Yellow Fever (disease)
- Yorkshire Forward (UK, regional development agency)
- Your Friend
- Youth Fellowship
- Yorkshire Film Archive (UK)
- You're Freaking Amazing (polite form)
- Young Firefighters Association (UK)
- Young First Aider (award; St. John Ambulance; London, England, UK)
- Young Furniture Associates (AWFS chapter)
- Your Friend Always
- Yavapai Family Advocacy Center (Arizona)
- Yorkshire Functional Analysis Group (UK)
- Your Friend and Mine
- Youth for A Positive Image
- Youth Forum Against Racism
- Youth for Asian Theater (San Francisco, CA)
Samples in periodicals archive:
Gill is one of the academic researchers who received funding through DARPA's Young Faculty Awards program.
Huang gets award WORCESTER - Xinming Huang, an assistant professor of electrical and computer engineering at Worcester Polytechnic Institute, has received a $150,000 Young Faculty Award from the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency, a Department of Defense organization which funds high-risk research.
GO IITB focuses on programs such as Young Faculty Award (YFA) to attract young faculty to IIT Bombay, Hostel Alumni Team Stewardship (HATS) for student dormitories, the Faculty Development Fund (FDF) and the Student Development Fund (SDF).