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Online info session: How to apply for a CMU Portugal Affiliated Ph.D. Programs Scholarship

On February 23rd  at 2pm (Lisbon-time), we will walk you through the application process to an FCT-CMU Portugal Affiliated Ph.D. Programs Scholarship which is open from February 15th 2021 to March 31st 2021 (12:00 GMT).

The second edition of the CMU Portugal Affiliated Ph.D. Programs Initiative, launched for the first time in the 2021/2022 Academic year, offers Ph.D. scholarships in selected cutting-edge areas of Information and Communication Technologies (ICT), related to the scope of the CMU Portugal Program.

The Affiliated Ph.D. Program will be entirely hosted by a Portuguese University, with a research period at Carnegie Mellon up to 1 year. Upon the Ph.D. conclusion, candidates will be awarded a degree by the Portuguese host University.

Info Session Program


Session Moderator – Sílvia Castro I CMU Portugal Executive Director

5′ – Inês Lynce and Nuno Nunes I CMU Portugal National Co-Director
Welcome to the Session

15′ – João Fumega | CMU Portugal Coordination Office
Overview of the CMU Portugal Dual Degree Ph.D. Programs and scholarship funding

5′ – Megan Berty | CMU Portugal Coordination Office at CMU
Research period at CMU

10′ – John Mendonça I CMU Portugal Affiliated Ph.D. student testimony
CMU Portugal Ph.D. candidate experience

25′ – Q&A

To register please fill in this online form. Credentials to the Zoom session will be send by email the day before the event.

Start date

Feb. 23, 2022

2:00 pm

End Date

Feb. 23, 2022

3:00 pm