The University College of Cooperation - Nuno Krus Abecasis from the City of Lisbon Foundation seeks to encourage the students to take undergraduate and graduated courses. The scholarship is intended for Portuguese-speaking countries. African and Portuguese territories or communities with cultural roots students are the main target audience. There is the possibility of a scholarship renewal. The renewal will be up to the time normally required for completion of the course take by the student. The minimum yearly average for renewal is 12.
Candidates for scholarship must have a minimum qualification equivalent to the Portuguese 12th year. The student will also need to have secured one of the Universities in the Lisbon area access. The selection of candidates will be made by the Foundation. Students need to show academic achievement. There will be an interview by Fundação Cidade de Lisboa. Proof of economic situation will be necessary. During the interview will be necessary to explain the importance to their country of origin the studies pursued by the candidate.