Funding for joint research cooperation projects between Brazil and Germany - PROBRAL programme

The Probral programme, a partnership between the DAAD (German Academic Exchange Service) and CAPES (Brazilian Federal Agency for Post-graduate Education) to fund joint bilateral research projects, is seeking to develop the scientific cooperation between Brazil and Germany. It includes the training of post-graduate researchers and the training of teachers through financing PhD and post-doc mobility.

The programme will benefit 25 projects to receive grants for a 2 year period, starting from January 2020.

The support is targeted on working missions and material acquisition for the projects, as well as PhD and post-doc “sandwich” scholarships.

How to apply?

  • Brazilian researchers/professors must submit a candidacy to CAPES
  • German researchers/professors must submit a candidacy to the DAAD

Applications deadline 26 July 2019



More (in Portuguese) here.