General Description The Government of France and the Government of Brazil have established the CAPES-COFECUB Programme to foster scientific partnerships between French and Brazilian research institutions. Within this framework, French PhD students travelling to Brazil as visiting researchers are eligible to receive monetary support. Beneficiaries will be awarded a monthly grant of up to 1650 euro for a maximum of 2 months.
Requirements These grants are open to doctoral students of all disciplines registered as such at a French university or research centre. Applicants must be participating in joint French-Brazilian research projects, which will be selected for funding on the basis of their level of academic excellence.