The doctoral INPhINIT “la Caixa” Program aims to support the best scientific talent, of any nationality and foster innovative and high-quality research in Spain and Portugal by recruiting outstanding international researchers and offering them an attractive and competitive environment for conducting research of excellence. The program is divided into two modalities with different frameworks:

Incoming Fellowships: 35 Ph.D. fellowships for researchers willing to carry out their Ph.D. project at research centers accredited with the Spanish Seal of Excellence, and Portuguese centers certified as “excellent” according to the evaluation of the Fundação de Ciência e Tecnologia. These fellowships are aimed exclusively at STEM disciplines.

Retaining Fellowships: 30 Ph.D. fellowships for researchers willing to carry out their Ph.D. project in any research domain and at any university or research center in Spain or Portugal.

Schedule for the Incoming Fellowships

February 4, 2020: Deadline for submission of applications.

February 18, 2020: Deadline for submission of language certificate.

April 16, 2020: Notification of the results of the first selection phase.

May 27 and 28, 2020: In-person interviews in Barcelona.

June 2, 2020: Publication of the final list of selected candidates.

Between June 2 and 30, 2020: Definition of the research center that will incorporate each fellow.

 

Schedule for the Retaining Fellowships

February 26, 2020: Deadline for submission of applications.

March 11, 2020: Deadline for submission of language certificate.

May 22, 2020: Notification of the results of the first selection phase.

June 17 and 18, 2020: In-person interviews in Barcelona.

June 30, 2020: Publication of results.

 

More information: www.fellowships.lacaixa.org

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