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EURAXESS Latin America and the Caribbean (LAC)

EURAXESS Latin America and the Caribbean (LAC) links researchers in Brazil and other LAC countries with Europe. Free information and events on research funding, research careers and collaboration opportunities.

  • banner What's in for Brazil and LAC

    Horizon Europe work programme 2023-2024 - what's in it for Brazil and LAC?

    Horizon Europe calls for 2023-2024, indicative list of calls with international cooperation as priority and how can LAC institutions and researchers participate.

    Czech Republic - 30 Postdoctoral Fellowships in basic and applied Physics within the Physics for Future COFUND programme

    The Physics for Future programme: 30 fellows will be recruited in the first call

    Italy - up to 60 Max Weber Post-doctoral Fellowships in political and social sciences, economics, law, and history at the European University Institute

    Up to 60 Max Weber Postdoctoral Fellowships in political and social sciences, economics, law, and history at the European University Institute in Italy

    Long-term Fellowships in Wallonia-Brussels, Belgium - MSCA COFUND BEWARE2

    Several postdoc positions within the BEWARE2 programme

    Evaluación de los proyectos colaborativos de HE
    28 Sep 2023 - 28 Sep 2023

    Evaluation of Horizon Europe projects (pillar II) - webinar in Spanish

    Webinario para los países de América latina y del Caribe de lengua española centrado en la evaluación de los proyectos colaborativos bajo el Pilar 2 de Horizonte Europa. Participe del evento para comprender mejor el proceso de evaluación y preparar propuestas exitosas. El evento tendrá una hora de
    29 Sep 2023 - 29 Sep 2023

    European Research's Night with events in 26 countries

    The European Researchers' Night is a Europe-wide public event, which displays the diversity of science and its impact on citizens' daily lives in fun, inspiring ways. This year, the event will take place in 26 countries on Friday 29 September 2023. The European Researchers' Night aims to bring
    LATAM conf MCAA 2023
    26 Oct 2023 - 29 Oct 2023

    Third MCAA Latin American (LATAM) Conference

    The third edition of the MCAA Latin American (Latam) Conference will take place on October 27th and 28th, 2023 (preceded by an MCAA Latam Board meeting on October 26th afternoon). The conference will be hosted at Universidad Tecnológica de Bolívar in Cartagena de Indias, Colombia. This conference




    Are you a European researcher based in any Latin American and the Caribbean country?

    Please, take our survey at EURAXESS wants to work with you!


  • You will find below fellowships, grants and other funding opportunities for your research stays in Europe including hundreds of support schemes for research cooperation and mobility between EURAXESS WW and Europe. EURAXESS covers all research fields, including Social Sciences and Humanities, Life Sciences and Physical Sciences and Engineering.

    If you wish to browse the global jobs and funding database, please click below:



    Horizon EU

    Looking for partners to prepare a Horizon Europe proposal?

    Horizon Europe is the EU’s key funding programme for Research & Innovation with a budget of €95.5 billion. It runs from 2021 to 2027. The latest work programmes for 2023-2024 were published in November 2022. The vast majority of this funding is allocated on the basis of competitive calls open to

    Revamped international cooperation website for EU research and innovation

    The European Commission's webpage for international cooperation has just been revamped with a new and easy-to-navigate interface that provides access to information on the Directorate-General for Research and Innovation's main activities: implementation of the Global Approach to Research and
    ASEAN Knowledge Broker Series

    EU-ASEAN Collaboration in Science, Research and Innovation: Horizon Europe Info Series

    Promoting ASEAN participation in Horizon Europe: series of information & training sessions EURAXESS ASEAN with the support of the European Commission, Directorate-General for Research and Innovation (DG RTD), and the Science and Technology Division of the ASEAN Secretariat is conducting a series of
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    Booklet of the Temporary residence permit

    Do you still have a booklet of Temporary residence permit for family members of EU citizens? Mind that you need to exchange it before the 3rd of August 2023! The validity of this residence permit expires after this date!











    European Commission: Research and Innovation

    Horizon 2020, the EU's current framework programme for research and innovation runs from 2014 to 2020 with a budget of nearly EUR 80 billion. Horizon 2020 is fully open to international cooperation. The biggest EU research and innovation programme ever, Horizon 2020 is based on 3 pillars: Excellent Science, Industrial Leadership and Societal Challenges.




    European Research Council: Excellence Opened to the World

    The European Research Council (ERC) is a flagship component of Horizon 2020’s Excellent Science. ERC is a top funding body providing funding for excellent researchers of any nationality, to carry out frontier research in Europe, via annual calls. The ERC's mission is to encourage the highest quality research in Europe through competitive funding and to support investigator-driven frontier research across all fields, on the basis of scientific excellence.



    Marie Sklodowska Curie Actions

    The Marie Skłodowska-Curie Actions (MSCA) under Horizon 2020’s Excellent Science pillar provide grants for all stages of researchers' careers and encourage transnational, intersectoral and interdisciplinary mobility. The MSCA enable research-focused organisations (universities, research centres, and companies) to host talented foreign researchers and to create strategic partnerships with leading institutions worldwide. The MSCA are open to all domains of research and innovation.




    Erasmus+ has opportunities for a wide range of organisations, including universities, education and training providers, think-tanks, research organisations, and private businesses.

    Brazil is a partner country in Erasmus+. Brazilian institutions can join partnerships, individual Brazilian students can apply for Joint Master Degrees. Brazilian researchers can also individually apply for Jean Monnet Actions that foster study of European integration.



    Delegation of the European Union to Brazil

    Laura Maragna

    R&I policy officer

    SHIS QI 07, Bloco A, Lago Sul

    Brasília, DF. 71615-205, Brazil

    Telephone: (+55) 61 2104 31 22

    Telephone: (+55) 61 2104 48 52

    Fax: (+55) 61 2104 31 41

    Email: Laura Maragna

    Visit Website ›› and Facebook page

    Read more about EU-Brazil cooperation in Science, Technology and Innovation here.

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    Delegation of the European Union to LAC

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  • About EURAXESS Brazil/LAC


    We promote researcher mobility and cooperation. We serve researchers of all nationalities, all disciplines, and at all career stages. The membership is free!

    We focus on two actions:

    To provide regular, tailored and reliable information

    To organise networking and information events



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    Brazilian National Council for the State Funding Agencies - CONFAP

    CONFAP is a non-profit organization. It was created in 2006 to articulate the interests from Brazilian State Funding Agencies, among other goals

    Confap is a key actor of the EU-Brazil cooperation in science, technology and innovation. It hosts MSCA national contact point since 2016 and signed the implementing arrangement with ERC.

    The 26 members that compose CONFAP meet in National Forums generally 4 times per year. Since 2013, CONFAP is directed by Sergio Luiz Gargioni (also president of the Santa Catarina State Research and Innovation Support Foundation).

    ENRICH in LAC project

    Funded by the European Union Horizon 2020 Programme, ENRICH in LAC is an initiative that aims

    to promote collaborative opportunities for business and innovation players of Europe and Latin

    America and the Caribbean regions.

    Working as a network-based initiative, ENRICH in LAC provides consulting, networking and

    training services that connects and supports companies, universities, research and technology

    organisations and other innovation actors from both continents.