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Proposal for Regulation of Research Fellowships of the FCT


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A public consultation on the FCT Research Grant Holder Regulation Project Studentships is underway for 30 working days, under article 7 of the Research Grant Holder Statute and article 4 of Decree-Law no. 123/2019, of August 28. As part of the public participation, and under the provisions of article 100 of the CPA, interested parties must submit their suggestions to the FCT at

The recent Decree-Law No. 123/2019, of August 28, updated several provisions of the Research Grant Holder Statute (EBI), making it necessary, under article 4 of the EBI, to update the FCT Research Grants Regulation ( Studentships ), which regulates the selection, hiring and legal regime applicable to all research grants holders, funded directly or indirectly by FCT, and which had not been updated for over 4 years. The changes introduced aim to make the procedure more flexible and simplify its administrative procedures.