Brazil-U.S. Exchange Program

Applications are no longer being accepted

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The Sociedade Brasileira de Física (SBF) and the American Physical Society (APS) are pleased to sponsor an exchange program for physics Ph.D. students and professors in the United States and Brazil. Postdocs in the U.S. can also apply for support to undertake opportunities in Brazil.

Brazil-U.S. Professorship/Lectureship Program
The Brazil-U.S. Professorship/Lectureship Program funds physicists in Brazil and the United States wishing to visit overseas to teach a short course or deliver a lecture series in the other country. The professorship grants are for up to USD $4,000.

Brazil-U.S. Physics Ph.D. Student & Postdoc Visitation Program
Through this program, Ph.D. students in the United States and Brazil can apply for funds to travel to the other country to pursue a breadth of opportunities in physics. Postdocs in the U.S. may apply to travel to Brazil. Opportunities might include: 

  1. Attending a short-course or summer institute;
  2. Visiting with a professor in his/her field of study;
  3. Working temporarily in a laboratory; or,
  4. Undertaking another opportunity that the applicant and host believe is worthy of travel support. 

Grants for Ph.D. students and postdocs are for up to USD $3,000.

Applications are Now Closed

The deadline was Friday, June 3, 2016.