The Luso-American Development Foundation (FLAD) carries out and sponsors actions for the promotion of the Portuguese Culture in the United States of America with the aim of establishing and intensifying the cultural and scientific interchange between both countries.
The Portuguese General Directorate of the Book, Archives and Libraries (DGLAB) is a public organism of national scope, in the custody of the Portuguese Government – Minister of Culture. It integrates the National Archive of Torre do Tombo which is considered to be one of the oldest and richest in the world.
The DGLAB and the FLAD wish to host North American researchers in order to provide them with a fruitful stay in Portugal, supplying them with the required means to develop their work, and providing for their travelling and accommodation expenses.
Attached the Regulation aims at defining the conditions for obtaining fellowships awarded by the Luso-American Development Foundation (LADF) for the study of archives administration, history, social sciences, Portuguese language and culture, to develop within the scope of the Portuguese General Directorate of the Book, Archives and Libraries (DGLAB).
Also attached above the application form that should be sent until the 15th May 2016.
Please find below how to apply online:
For further information please contact DGLAB: