Short-term grant program – FLAD/ Diplomatic Institute
The Diplomatic Institute and the Luso-American Development Foundation offer short-term scholarships to researchers from American universities, research centers, libraries or archives interested in working in the Historical and Diplomatic Archives of the Portuguese Ministry of Foreign Affairs.
The Diplomatic Institute oversees the Archives and the Library of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs. They have valuable archives with several collections and holdings. For more information about the archives, please see here.
Research proposals must be focused on history of diplomacy, foreign policy and the relations between Portugal and the United States of America.
The grants are given for one month. A jury of representatives from the partner institutions and one distinguished person of merit will evaluate the applications. The jury’s decision will focus on the project’s scientific merit, the proposal’s originality and the guarantee of the applicant’s proficiency in the Portuguese language.
Value of the Grant: € 1,400 plus a travel allowance up to 750€