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- Regardless there is no harm in asking. Often this kind of money comes from a different budget allocation at the corporate level than your immediate business group. They may have a ceiling on how much the bg might be willing to give, but on a case by case basis can pull up money from other places to hire or retain someone.
- Long ago, MSFT gave me an additional tuition bonus on top of stocks, sign on and relocation. I had indeed asked for it during negotiation. Otherwise at MSFT, MSFT does pay execs and others on a case by case basis for an MBA or similar programmers depending on need and fit.