Six fully funded PhD Scholarships in Veterinary, Biomedical and Animal Science

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The Research and Development (R&D) Center for Interdisciplinary Research in Animal Health (CIISA)

is opening a call for six research grants, hereinafter referred to as Doctoral Research Grants, in the areas of Animal Science and/or Veterinary Sciences or areas related, under the FCT Research Grants

Regulation (RBI) and the Research Grant Holder Statute (EBI).


The grants will be financed by the Foundation for Science and Technology (FCT) under the Collaboration Protocol for Financing the Multi-Annual Plan for Research Grants for Doctoral Students, signed between the FCT and the R&D Unit Center for Interdisciplinary Research in Animal Health - CIISA (Ref. FCT UIDB/CVT/00276/2020).


What is funded

6  fully funded PhD Scholarships BD -Bolsas de Doutoramento



4 years



The PhD Research Grants are intended for registered candidates or for

candidates who meet the necessary conditions to enroll in one of the

Doctoral Programs offered at FMV-ULisboa, (http://www.fmv.ulisboa.pt/pt/ensino/PhDs)

and intend to develop research activities leading to a PhD in the CIISA

R&D unit, or in host institutions associated with it, under the

supervision of CIISA researchers.


The CIISA website lists a number of PhD project offers for potential PhD students (http://ciisa.fmv.ulisboa.pt/en/events/item/369-ciisa-phd-studentships).

Interested individuals should consult this page and contact potential

advisors to obtain more information and discuss the possibility of

submitting an application for one the six PhD Scholarships available.

For further information please refer to the formal ofeer announcement

in Portuguese stating all information required to apply (attached).

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