São Paulo Visiting Researcher Program

The Visiting Researcher Program offers full or partial support for the hosting of experienced investigators, associated with foreign research institutions, who will work in a research institution in the State of São Paulo for a period from 2 weeks to a maximum (non-extendable) period of 12 months. The visiting researcher must hold PhD degree and have an outstanding record of scientific accomplishments.

This Program aims to promote collaboration between investigators in the State of São Paulo and their colleagues abroad for the development of ongoing research projects or for assisting the launching of new collaborations.

Proposals can be submitted at any time by investigators associated with higher education and research institutions in the State of São Paulo. Final decision on the proposal can be expected in up to 75 days. 

The host investigator must have a PhD degree (or equivalent), be associated to a research institution of the State of São Paulo and must have an expressive record of scientific contribution to her(his) field.

If you would like FAPESP to assist you in finding a potential host in the State of São Paulo feel free to ask for information to Ana Paula Yokosawa, Technical Assistant, at ayokosawa@fapesp.br.

2 weeks to 12 months
America Brazil
Humanities Anthropology & Ethnology Archaeology Architecture Art & Art History Classical Studies Digital Humanities History Linguistics Literature Media Studies Music & Musicology Philosophy Religion & Theology Social sciences Business and Administrative Sciences Communication Sciences Demography Economics Environmental Sciences Gender Studies Geography International Relations Law Pedagogic & Education Research Political science Psychology & Cognitive Sciences Social Anthropology Sociology Other Agronomy Biology Chemistry Computer science Engineering Mathematics Medicine Physics
Required post-doc experience: 
between 0 and 99 years