MIT Portugal: PhD in Sustainable Energy Systems

Sponsor: Fundação para a Ciência e Tecnologia/NORTE2020

Submission Deadline

May 15th

Field(s) of Study

Unrestricted

Award Amount

17,000 euros per year (PD-F scholarships)


Description

The SES Doctoral Course (PhD) is a three- to four-year course jointly offered at each of the Portuguese Institutions participating in the MIT Portugal SES program. Students must attend the school to be eligible for the scholarship. THERE ARE TWO KINDS OF SCHOLARSHIP AVAILABLE: 10 FCT-PD-F MIXED SCHOLARSHIPS, WHICH CAN BE AWARDED FOR STUDENTS AT ANY UNIVERSITY; 4 NORTE2020 (H2020) SCHOLARSHIPS, AWARDED FOR UMINHO STUDENTS ONLY. THE APPLICATION FOR NORTE2020 SCHOLARSHIPS FOLLOW THE SAME PROCESS AS FOR THE 10 PD-F/FCT FUNDED SCHOLARSHIPS. ALL ELIGIBLE CANDIDATES NOT SELECTED UNDER THE PD-F SCHOLARSHIPS WILL BE AUTOMATICALLY CONSIDERED THE NORTE 2020 SCHOLARSHIPS, UNLESS THEY STATE OTHERWISE. THE FINANCIAL SUPPORT FOR THESE SCHOLARSHIPS WAS SUBMITTED TO ESF – EUROPEAN SOCIAL FUND, UNDER PROGRAMA OPERACIONAL REGIONAL DO NORTE - NORTE2020 AND GOT MERIT IN THE EVALUATION. THE SUBMISSION IS NOW UNDER ADMINISTRATIVE ANALYSIS. THE CONTRACTING PROCESS OF THE GRANTS IS SUBJECTED TO THE SIGNING OF THE INSTITUTIONAL CONTRACT WITH THE FUNDING ENTITY.

Other Criteria

Candidates to the Doctoral Program on Sustainable Energy Systems must hold a Bologna 2nd cycle degree OR a master's degree OR a five-year degree (Licenciatura) in engineering, science or management. SPECIFIC ELIGIBILITY CRITERIA UNDER THE NORTE 2020 SCHOLARSHIPS IS AVAILABLE AT THE ANNOUNCEMENT ON http://www.mitportugal.org/application/applying.html

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More Award Details

Number of Awards13
IncludesTuition, stipend
Nationality RequiredUnrestricted
Host CountriesPortugal