• Latest update January 2016


Studentship & Fellowship Grants

Below is detailed information on the studentships and fellowships awarded and funded by FCT.
A summary of this information is also available. It includes data on applications and approvals; active studentships and fellowships; annual funding and breakdown by scientific domain.

Individual Calls and FCT Doctoral Programmes

Individual Calls (Overview)

PhD Studentships in Individual Calls

Post-doctoral Fellowships in Individual Calls

Master’s Degree Grants (discontinued series)


  1. In assembling the statistics, the scientific fields assigned to the grants in the respective management process were grouped according to the first level of the Frascati Manual FOS classification / OECD (February 2007 revision).
  2. The regions identified correspond to NUTS level II units.
  3. The figures for grants awarded in 1994 and 1995 include not only grants that were initiated in those years but also extensions of grants that were awarded in previous years.


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