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CNPq Scholarship

Full-time: available
Part-time: not available
Prospective PG students (inc. current UG): available
Current PG students: not available
Entry year: 2017/18
Undergraduate: not available
Postgraduate taught: not available
Postgraduate research: available
Application deadline: 1 September 2017

About the scholarship

The National Council for Scientific and Technological Development (CNPq) in Brazil offers scholarships to students who want to take a PhD overseas.

Eligibility criteria

  • Be a Brazilian citizen or a foreign national with a permanent visa in Brazil
  • Proficiency in the language required by the chosen university
  • This scholarship is not cumulative with others funded by the Brazilian Treasury

Applicable courses

PhDs in all areas

Eligible countries

  • Brazil

Payment amount & frequency

Scholarships cover:

  • tuition fees
  • bench fees
  • monthly stipends
  • health insurance
  • return airfare
  • one-off payment for relocation costs

How to apply

Apply to Brazil's Ministry of Science, Technology and Communications.

Application deadlines:

  • 1 June 2017
  • 1 September 2017

See the calendar and full guidelines (in Portuguese).

Closing date: 1 September 2017.

Find out more

Please note that these scholarships are managed by CNPq, not the University of Bradford.

See the website for more information.

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