GRANTS (2015-16)

PD-F AESI Studentships

The AESI doctoral program was selected for funding under the scope of the extremely competitive call  of the PD-F Program from Portuguese Foundation for Science and Technology (FCT). A total of 40 FCT studentships for the first four editions will be awarded to outstanding candidates. Bosch-BrgP funds 25% of these FCT studentships.

The Directive Board is responsible for the selection of the candidates that will be awarded with the FCT grants, being the respective contracts signed directly with the FCT. On applying for AESI, applicants can also state their will in applying simultaneously for these grants. The applications for the 2015/16 edition are open till September 4, 2015.

Each grant consists of a stipend for accommodation and living expenses (980EUR per month, 12 months). Course fees are also covered. These grants cannot be accumulated with other grants.

Other Studentships/Grants

On a yearly basis, FCT opens calls to support research projects of graduates who comply with the requirements to apply for PhD studies; there are also studentships to support graduates who wish to carry out research projects in an industry setting: link to the FCT calls.

Several research groups of ALGORITMI Research Centre open regular calls to support graduates who comply with the requirements to apply for PhD studies. Each grant consists of a stipend for accommodation and living expenses (980 euro per month, 12 months). Course fees are not covered and must be paid in full. These grants cannot be accumulated with other grants. The rules applicable are similar to those defined by FCT.

Additional grants from other ALGORITMI industrial partners may be awarded for specially selected candidates.