Scholarship for studying abroad

Government of Brazil - Science Without Borders Programme

General information on this scholarship

Government of Brazil
Science Without Borders Programme
Eligible countries: 
United States, United Kingdom, Canada, European Union

General Description

The Government of Brazil is presenting the Science Without Borders Programme offering a Full Doctorate Fellowship. It aims to train doctors abroad in institutions with recognized level of excellence in knowledge areas considered cutting-edge scientific and technological, those in which the graduate is deficient in the country or even in priority areas in the Science without Borders Program. Value: round trip tickets; a monthly living stipend; installation assistance; assistance to purchase health insurance; tuition and fees required by the institution. Length: Up to 48 months.


The scholarships are intended to candidates of proven academic performance and potential and candidates who have been approved for foreign institution of excellence. For the modality of Full Doctorate scholarship, some institutions do not require a master's degree; Being Brazilian or foreigner with permanent visa in Brazil; Have formal language proficiency required for the course, with the score required by the foreign institution, if applicable.

Application deadlines

The following deadlines apply: