martes, 24 de abril de 2012

Brazilian Government -- Science Without Borders "Young Talent Program"

Science Without Borders is a joint effort of Brazil's Ministry of Education (MEC) and Ministry of Science and Technology (MCT). The program aims to qualify 100 thousand Brazilian students and researchers in top universities worldwide through 2014. The program also makes grants to attract talented young researchers from outside the country to Brazil. Grants in the "Young Talent" program are for one to three years in the priority areas of Science Without Borders -- including sustainable agriculture, renewable energy, disaster prevention, biodiversity and bio-prospection, marine sciences, and others. The application deadline for Young Talent is 16 June 2012