Applications to the PhD Program

The individual applications should be submitted by sending an electronic message to . The candidates have to submit the filled application (cf. below) form, the CV, a letter of motivation and the transcript (in Portuguese or English) of records relative to their university degrees. In the application form, the candidates have to rank their preferences (up to a maximum of 3) in terms of thesis projects. The PhD thesis projects have to be chosen among those offered by NOVA I4H and listed at Before considering the application, the candidates have to be accepted by the supervisor of each of the chosen projects. 

The candidates that have obtained the Master Degree in countries outside the EU have to provide the Degree Certificate and transcript of records with the apostilla issued by a Consulate or other competent authority.

Link to the Application Form: Application_Form.docx

The last call was open from from 1 August to 30 September 2019 (Eracareers unique identifier: 1e1d93d9-2338-472a-a9b6-4f1a40e31955)