Open Positions

Calls that are relevant to the activities being developed in Copelabs are published here.

I) COPELABS Opportunities for 2022

 Job / Fellowship


Attribution of a Research Scholarship (for PhD student)


Generic scientific area: Technology

Specific scientific area: Telecommunications technology


Call open from September 27 until 17h00 of October 11th

Starting date: October 16, 2022.


The L'Oréal Portugal Honor Medals for Women in Science intend to carry out advanced studies of scientific research, at the post-doctoral level, in universities or other Portuguese institutions of recognized merit, in the domain of Sciences, Engineering and Technologies for Health or for the Environment.


To whom it may concern: All applicants who have obtained a doctoral degree less than 5 years before the date of the opening of the call and who do not complete, by the end of the current year, over 35 years of age.


Funding: The unit value of the Medals of Honor is € 15,000 (fifteen thousand euros), awarded in a single instalment.

For further info:



 Call for joint project proposals 2023/2024

Programme for Cooperation in Science between Portugal and Germany – closed on 19th September 2022.

FCT and the Deutscher Akademischer Austauschdienst (DAA) launch a call for exchanging researchers within the framework of joint research projects from Portuguese and German research teams.

Applications: The Portuguese team must send their application to FCT and the foreign team to the body of their country. The Portuguese coordinator will have to register with Ciência ID


For further information (evaluation, criteria):

Call for Sponsored Prizes - João Monjardino 2022 Prize –  closed on 15th September 2022

The prize results from a protol celebrated between FCT and Fundação Professor Francisco Pulido Valente and intends to distinguish the best paper published on the topic Viral Diseases: Epidemiology, Etiopathogenesis and Control.

Funding: The amount of the Prize is 10.000 EUR.

Applications: applicants must be first author or co-author of an original article published or accepted for publication (with proof of acceptance) in a national or international specialist journal.




All FCT calls 

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