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The Doctoral INPhINIT Fellowships programme supports the best scientific talent and fosters innovative, high quality research in Spain and Portugal. CENSE (FCT NOVA) is offering ten doctoral positions for which that you can apply through the "la Caixa" Foundation Doctoral Fellowship programme INPhINIT. Check all the information about the positions here or using this search engine.

The Doctoral INPhINIT Fellowships programme is devoted to attracting talented Early-Stage Researchers—of any nationality—who wish to pursue doctoral studies in Spanish or Portuguese territory. Sponsored by ”la Caixa” Foundation, it is aimed at supporting the best scientific talent and fostering innovative and high-quality research in Spain and Portugal by recruiting outstanding international students and offering them an attractive and competitive environment for conducting research of excellence.

This programme is divided into two different frames. At CENSE you can apply for the Doctorate INPhINIT Incoming: 35 PhD fellowships for researchers willing to carry out their PhD project in research centres accredited with the Spanish Seal of Excellence Severo Ochoa, María de Maeztu or Health Institute Carlos III and Portuguese units accredited as “excellent” according to the evaluation of the Fundação de Ciência e Tecnologia.

For doing their research in Portuguese institutions, candidates must have resided in Portugal for less than 12 months in the last 3 years.

The doctoral INPhINIT fellowships offer a highly competitive salary and complementary opportunities for training on transferrable skills (in annual training sessions), temporary stays in industry, incentives upon completion of the thesis, among other elements that make these fellowships some of the most attractive and complete in Europe.

> How to apply? Check here

> Important dates:

  • 4 February 2021: Deadline for submitting applications.

  • 18 February 2021: Deadline for submitting the language certificate.

  • 22 April 2021: Notification of the shortlist results.

  • 25, 26 and 27 May 2021: Face-to-face interviews in Barcelona.

  • 7 June 2021: Publication of the final list of selected candidates.

  • From 7 to 30 June 2021: Matching research centre – fellow.