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MIT Portugal Competition for 40 Fellowships for Advanced Training


The application period for the competition for the award of 40 Fellowships doctoral research grants under the MIT Portugal Program is now open. Applications may be submitted until 17:00 (Lisbon time) on July 2, 2021.

The research Fellowships for PhD 2021/2022 will be awarded for the strategic areas of the MIT Portugal Program, namely: Climate Science and Climate Change; Earth Systems - from Oceans to Space; Digital Transformation in Manufacturing; Sustainable Cities; and Data Science, applied to the previous areas.

Part of the goPORTUGAL - Global Science and Technology Partnership Portugal initiative, the MIT Portugal Program aims to develop collaborative research between MIT and Portuguese universities, research institutes, laboratories and companies, fostering innovative high-impact ideas and research projects with the potential to address complex challenges of global and social impact.

These Fellowships will be financed by FCT, in the scope of the collaboration protocol in force with the MIT Portugal Program.

For more information about the applications please see the competition page.