Short Term Research Grants FLAD/BNP 2019

The National Library of Portugal (BNP) provides a programme of short term research grants funded by the Luso-American Development Foundation (FLAD).

The program is addressed to USA researchers, linked to a USA university, regardless of their nationality, who wish to study the collections of the National Library of Portugal for research work in Portuguese history, culture and language.

The fellowships awarded in 2019 will have the duration of one month. Researchers will be entitled to an allowance of € 1400,00, plus a return flight ticket from USA to Portugal up to € 750, 00.

Applications will be evaluated by a selection board consisting of BNP and FLAD representatives.

Applications should be received no later than 15 April 2019. Applicants will be notified of the selection results until 30 April.

For more information, see the REGULATION.

Applications should be presented using the application FORM and sent by email to together with a document certifying the institutional affiliation, a detailed description of the research project, recommendation letters and, optionally, other relevant documentation.