CAPES (Coordination for the Improvement of Higher Education Personnel) is offering fully-funded programmes for Brazilian students to pursue a Ph.D. program at foreign universities.
Its goal is to offer full doctoral free study abroad as a complementary alternative to the possibilities offered by all the graduate programs in Brazil; increase the level of collaboration and joint publications between researchers working in Brazil and abroad.
They providing greater international visibility to the scientific, technological and Brazilian cultural production and expand the access of Brazilian researchers to international centers of excellence.
CAPES is a foundation within the Ministry of Education in Brazil who are particularly concerned with the training of Doctoral candidates, Pre-doctoral short-term researchers, and Post-doctoral Scholars.
- These are intended for candidates of high academic performance to turn to foreign institutions of excellence to conduct full doctorate in foreign universities.
- Programs for Brazilian students are open to studying all the subjects.
- Applicants from Brazil can apply for these educations.
How to Apply
- How to apply: The mode of applying is online. Registration is free and done with the completion of forms, the sending of documents, as described in the current Call for Selection.
- Language Requirements: The candidate should have a very good command over the English language.
Benefits: The foundation is providing a Monthly payment, Aid displacement, Installation assistance, and Health insurance.
Application Deadline: Closed