The Fundação para a Ciência e a Tecnologia (FCT) and the Fullbright Commission have opened the applications for the Studentships Fulbright for Research supported by FCT, which runs until January 31, 2020.
These Studentships report to the Academic Year 2020/2021 and have a duration of 4 to 9 months. They are intended for doctoral fellows, directly funded by FCT, who have foreseen in their training plan a research period at a North American university or research center, in any area.
The selection of candidates will be made on the basis of an overall review of the applications received and the documents attached, in accordance with the rules set out in the regulations and the application instructions, and an interview with the candidates.
The Studentships are part of the Memorandum of Understanding between FCT and the Fullbright Commission, signed on November 23, 2016, which seeks to promote a joint program to award Studentships, namely the Studentships Fulbright for Research with the support of FCT.
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