In the first five academic years of the MIT Portugal initiative, the EDAM program has attracted excellent candidates from Portugal and worldwide. FCT Scholarships are available for the top PhD candidates. In the application form, the applicant may indicate his/her wish to be considered for an FCT scholarship. The applicant information will be sent to FCT automatically. Best students are eligible to spend up to 18 months of research at MIT. Please get more information on scholarships.