R&D@PhD” – Call 2016
The Luso-American Development Foundation (FLAD) is accepting applications for research
internship grants at USA
institutions, in an effort to strengthen the academic and research network between Portugal and USA.
should focus on innovative technological and scientific themes and shall also
contribute to improve the network of knowledge between the Portugal and
American Institutions, thus facilitating the development of institutional
partnerships. Applications must
be individual and submitted online here.
Candidates must comply to the following requirements:
nationality or residency;
- Hold a position of doctoral student in
a Portuguese Higher Education Institution and / or
- Submit an internship work plan;
- Submit a recommendation letter from the Portuguese Host
an acceptance letter by the American Host Institution
where the internship will take place;
- Submit a budget, detailing the foreseen costs and
the financing sources that the candidate has or will apply to, for the stay in
Application deadlines for oral presentations in USA
conferences beginning in:
Internships beginning between January 1 and
June 30, 2016:
Applications: until October 31, 2015.
Results: until December 31, 2015.
Internships beginning between July 1 and December
Applications: until April 30,
Results: until June 30, 2016.