8 Exploratory Research Projects approved under the UT Austin Portugal Program

    In 2019, FCT opened a competitive call to support exploratory research projects carried out by teams of researchers from the National Scientific and Technological System and The University of Texas at Austin (UT Austin). 58 scientific project proposals were submitted, mobilizing more than 30 different non-corporate research institutions in Portugal and 58 Principal Investigators at UT Austin and beyond. Eight 8 applications were awarded funding.