Through Scholarships Abroad, FAPESP funds researchers associated with higher education or research institutions in the State of São Paulo. These scholarships are awarded for a variable length of stay in qualified research institutions abroad, according to FAPESP scholarship modality granted to the candidate.
The scholarships abroad are awarded in the following modalities:
They support short and medium term research internships for recipients of FAPESP scholarships in , , , and abroad. The research internship abroad is necessarily part of regular FAPESP .
They are granted to researchers with a Ph.D. or equivalent qualification, according to their resumé, to carry out research activities in institutions abroad.