The Foundation for Science and Technology will soon open a call for PhD Studentships and Post-Doctoral fellowships, which will support researchers, in any field of knowledge, seeking to develop research work for obtaining the academic degree of Doctor in national or foreign institutions, or who wish to pursue post-doctoral leading research in national research units.

PhD Studentships (PS)  - Intended for candidates who meet the conditions for entry into the study cycle leading to the academic degree of doctor and seeking to develop research work leading to the award of this degree. The maximum duration of the scholarship is four years and cannot be granted for periods of less than three consecutive months. The work plan can take place in national or foreign institutions.

Post-Doctoral Fellowships (PDF) - Intended for candidates with a PhD (preferably obtained less than six years prior) who intend to conduct advanced research in Portuguese institutions of recognized competence in the scientific and technological system. The maximum duration of the grant is six years, with the assent of the intermediate evaluation (held at the end of the first three years), it cannot be awarded for periods of less than three consecutive months.

For more information, please go to:

https://www.fct.pt/index.phtml.en​