Mission

We promote the development of Portugal, the Portuguese and the Portuguese-descendant communities through the cooperation with the United States of America.

We are a bridge between the two countries, focusing on Science, Education, Culture and Transatlantic Relations.

Portuguese-American Community

This is a new space open to the community, where we showcase Portuguese descendants and their incredible work in promoting Portugal. Join us! Join Us!

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Opportunities FLAD

On this page you’ll find all the FLAD scholarships, grants, awards and competitions in our four main areas of action – Science and Technology, Education, Art and Culture and Transatlantic Relations.

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New Podcast 'As Amigas de Eleanor'

Raquel Vaz Pinto and Pedro Vieira get together every month to talk – live at FLAD – about extraordinary women whose place in history has not always been recognized.

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Study in Portugal

Do you know the Study in Portugal Network? Every year we help hundreds of American students join Portuguese universities and to get acquainted with our culture.

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Study in Portugal

Do you know the Study in Portugal Network? Every year we help hundreds of American students join Portuguese universities and to get acquainted with our culture.

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'Era uma vez duas pessoas', o novo podcast da FLAD

Todas as quartas-feiras, Hugo van der Ding e Martim Sousa Tavares, numa conversa inspirada em histórias que ligam Portugal e os EUA.

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Festa. Fúria. Femina. - Works from FLAD's Collection

The Feast. Fury. Femina. está de volta com uma exposição virtual! Agora já pode revisitar, a partir de casa, o conjunto de obras e artistas que compõem uma das maiores exposições na história da FLAD.

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'Era uma vez duas pessoas', o novo podcast da FLAD

Todas as quartas-feiras, Hugo van der Ding e Martim Sousa Tavares, numa conversa inspirada em histórias que ligam Portugal e os EUA.

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Outsiders - American Independent Cinema

De 7 a 12 de março, o Outsiders está de regresso ao Cinema São Jorge, Lisboa, com 10 filmes de realizadores independentes nunca antes reproduzidos em Portugal.

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Outsiders - American Independent Cinema

The Outsiders – American Independent Film Cycle returns to Cinema São Jorge, in Lisbon, from April 30 to May 5, with 12 films

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R&D@USA 2025: Supporting research in the U.S.

Grants for research internships in the USA designed for master's students,…

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FLAD News


POINT OF VIEW: New Youth Contest to Reward Essays on U.S. Elections

Young people between the ages of 18 and 23 can apply. Winner receives 2,000 euros, and article is published in SÁBADO.

Cristina Mendes Santos is the winner of the FLAD Science Award on Mental Health 2024

Senior Researcher at Fraunhofer Portugal AICOS will develop a project for people at risk of transitioning to psychosis.

Applications open: UP Higher Education Programme 2025

FLAD allocates up to 30 thousand euros per project to support the internationalization of Portuguese Higher Education Institutions.

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