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To promote a new research agenda through collaborative research projects, targeting important societal challenges, involving researchers at UT Austin and at Portuguese scientific institutions, in close association with other institutions, researchers and companies worldwide.

In the third phase, the Program will fund competitive calls, managed by FCT, for collaborative projects oriented towards key strategic areas, through Exploratory Research Projects, small exploratory projects to jumpstart high-impact potential research activities of strategic relevance for the Program, and through Strategic Research Projects, large scale, cross cutting research projects, aiming to achieve greater social impact and economic relevance, attracting companies to the center of these new research agendas.

The Foundation for Science and Technology (FCT) and the General Directorate of Higher Education (DGES) launch initiative to develop Summer Schools at Portuguese Polytechnic Institutes and Universities, starting this summer 2020. Applications are now open until June 26.  This special program...

Open Call for Exploratory Research Projects

UT Austin Portugal Program 2019 Annual Conference – Poster Exhibition

Exploratory Research team expects to decrease the side effects of anticancer...

Call for R&TD Projects in Co-Promotion – International Partnerships

Last update: May 24, 2019 The UT Austin Portugal Program announces a Call for Co-Promotion R&TD Projects - International Partnerships, under Portugal2020. The Call intends to finance international Research...