Fernando Lopes da Silva

Application

Application Procedure

Who can apply?
Yearly exchange of 2 students between Lisbon and Utrecht.

From Utrecht to Lisbon:
Students in the 2nd year of the Masters in Neuroscience and Cognition at the Univeristy of Utrecht who are interested in performing research in the selected topic.

From Lisbon to Utrecht:
Students in the 2nd year of the Masters in Biomedical Engineering at the Instituto Superior T├ęcnico who are interested in performing research in the selected topic.
How to apply?
Students must submit

  1. Letter of motivation (please indicate the research topic, and the sending and receiving institutions),
  2. Transcript of records (BSc and MSc) ,
  3. CV,
to info @ lopesdasilva-program.nl.
The selection committee will select two students (one for Utrecht and one for Lisbon) based on academic performance and motivation.
When to apply?
Applications open yearly on the
1st of July

and close on the
30th of October.
Assessment
The project will be supervised by faculty researchers at the receiving institution and at the home institution. The research output generated by the student will be presented during the Annual Meeting of Biomedical Engineering in Lisbon. The supervisor(s) and examiners will attend the defense in person or online.
Program Brochure
For more information and details about funding download the brochure here.