If you want to apply to a PhD Scholarship under the MIT Portugal Program, you can submit your online application by January 3rd. The 40 PhD scholarships, to study in Portugal and at Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), are funded by Fundação para a Ciência e a Tecnologia (FCT) and are available in the Program´s four areas:

  • Bioengineering Systems – PD/526/2012 (10 scholarships)
  • Leaders for Technical Industries – PD/76/2012 (10 scholarships)
  • Sustainable Energy Systems – PD/395/2012 (10 scholarships)
  • Transportation Systems – PD/539/2012 (10 scholarships)

The call is open to applications for individual scholarships for the doctoral programs, according to the regulations of the Research Grant Holder Statute (Law 40/2004, of August 18), and according to the FCT Regulations for Advanced Training and Qualification of Human Resources, Decree Law 234/2012, changed by the Decree Law 339/2015 of June 17.

For more information on the application process, please check the Apply page.

Good luck!