Brazil-US Exchange Program
The Sociedade Brasileira de Física (SBF) and the American Physical Society (APS) are pleased to sponsor an exchange program for physics graduate 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 Graduate Student & Postdoc Visitation Program
Through this program, graduate 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. Such opportunities might include:
- Attending a short-course or summer institute;
- Visiting with a professor in his/her field of study;
- Working temporarily in a laboratory; or,
- Undertaking another opportunity that the applicant and host believe is worthy of travel support.
Applications are now closed.
Program overviews and application guidelines for U.S. applicants:
Brazil-US Professorship/Lectureship Program
Brazil-US Physics Student & Post-doc Visitation Program
Information for Brazilian applicants is available from the Sociedade Brasileira de Física (SBF).