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FCT PhD MAP-i Grants - open until 20th of July

MAP-i offers 6 grants per year to first year students under the FCT PhD Programme distinction, awarded to MAP-i by the Portuguese Science and Technology Foundation, funded by POPH.

In order to apply for a grant, students should, when applying for the MAP-i programme using the online form (see "Admissions"),  include, under "Other documents (Optional)”, a letter stating their will to simultaneously apply for a grant. The letter must state that the applicant is aware of the contest regulations.

2016 Applications are open from July 4th till July 20th, 2016.

Please refer to Notice of Opening (English) and Edital do Concurso (Portuguese) from Eracareers for details on how to apply.

Norte2020 PhD Grants

MAP-i was awarded 6 PhD grants from the Norte2020 funding program. An open call is being prepared to be issued between July and September 2016. Details will be given soon.

FCT PhD Grants - open until 15th of July

Every year, FCT runs an open contest for PhD grants in all subject areas, including Computer Science. This is a competive call and the number of grants is not known beforehand. Important pointers and deadlines are:


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