The Coordination Commission of the Portuguese Polar Program (PROPOLAR), with the support of the Foundation for Science and Technology, I.P. (FCT, I.P.) invites teams of national research institutions to submit applications for financial and / or logistical support to polar research projects in all scientific areas to be carried out between November 2019 and September 2020.

PROPOLAR supports innovative and high-merit research proposals in all scientific areas that contribute to the advancement of knowledge and that demonstrate a potential impact on the national and international scientific system or the development of new technologies. The period for the submission of applications runs from 9 to 19 July 2019. Applications must be submitted in English and in their own form available on the website of the Portuguese Polar Program ( The Call Rules will also be available on the PROPOLAR website. Doubts or questions should be placed through the telephone contact +351 933 222 898.