CAPES is a Foundation within the Ministry of Education in Brazil whose central purpose is to coordinate efforts to improve the quality of faculties and staff in higher education through grant programs. CAPES is particularly concerned with the training of researchers in Doctorate, pre-doctoral short-term researchers, and Post-doctorate scholar programs.

Program Type: Grants, Scholarships, and Fellowships, Study Abroad Exchange

Participant Type: Students

Fields of Study: Science, Technology, Engineering and Math (STEM), Arts, Education and Vocational Training, Humanities, Social Sciences, Other

Program Location: The Americas

Sponsor: Coordenação de Aperfeiçoamento de Pessoal de Nível Superior (CAPES)