The Carnegie Mellon Portugal Program (CMU Portugal) and Fundação para a Ciência e a Tecnologia (FCT), have an open Call for up to 10 Dual Degree Ph.D. scholarships for the 2022/2023 academic year in ICT related areas.
Graduates of the program receive dual degrees conferred by Carnegie Mellon and by the affiliated Portuguese University. These scholarships award a monthly stipend and cover tuition fees in Portugal and at CMU. CMU Portugal Dual Degree Doctoral students conduct their studies both in Portugal and in the United States (3 years in Portugal and 2 years at CMU). All the Ph.D. courses are conducted in English, both in Portugal and at Carnegie Mellon.
The applications to these scholarships are currently open and must be submitted online directly at CMU. Specific application deadlines for each one of the seven Ph.D. programs available are the following:
- December 9, 2021 (11:59 a.m., EST) for Computer Science, Human-Computer-Interaction, Language Technologies, Robotics, and Software Engineering;
- December 15, 2021 (11:59 a.m., EST) for Engineering and Public Policy;
- December 31, 2021 (11:59 a.m., EST) for Electrical and Computer Engineering.
The Técnico professors Inês Lynce and Nuno Jardim Nunes are the National Directors of the Carnegie Mellon Portugal Program.