Research Grant - Pacto Bio Economia Azul - Vertical Algas 2 – BI-1

Tuesday, November 7, 2023 - 12:39


A call for tenders is now open for the attribution of one research grant (BI) within the scope of Pacto Bioeconomia Azul (PBA), financed by Plano de Recuperação e Resiliência de Portugal (“PRR”) in its Component C5 (Training and Business Innovation under the Regulation of the Incentive System “Agendas para Inovação Empresarial” and the Invitation Notice No. 02/C05-i01/2022 – Project Vertical Algas – Sub-Project 2 – Development of new biorefinery methods for processing algae biomass into ingredients, under the following conditions, set out below:


Admission requirements

Application deadline



Research Grant  (BI)

Applicants for the Research scholarship must, on the application date, be enrolled, or present proof of conditional enrollment in a PhD in the scientific area of Biotechnology at Escola Superior de Biotecnologia of Universidade Católica Portuguesa. 

Applicants must have higher academic qualifications in the scientific area of Bioengineering, or related areas. Applicants must show interest in the scientific area and be able to develop teamwork, in a multidisciplinary and multicultural environment. It is essential that candidates are fluent in English language (speaking and writing) and with relevant experience in research.

Preferential factors will be considered, previous research experience in the area of valuing undervalued marine resources, and obtaining and applying the respective bioactive ingredients. *

* See more details at the link

From November 08th to 22nd, 2023 at 11:59 pm.


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