Admission and Scholarships


The University’s Advisory Service on Development of Research and Scholarships supports the Deanship of Research and Post-Graduate Studies in the dissemination of information about scholarships and awards, and guides students in the application procedures. The purpose of this service is to inform the academic community of Mackenzie Presbyterian University about possible scholarships and awards, stimulating the generation of scientific knowledge.

In line with published announcements, different types of scholarships, both in Brazil and abroad are offered to masters and doctoral students, including for full, doctoral sandwich and exchange program scholarships. These scholarships are provided by the Council for the Coordination of the Improvement of Higher education (CAPES). Information is available from their website These grants are awarded by PPG-CDH in accordance with internal public announcement selection criteria.

- Scholarships requested from the State of São Paulo Research Foundation (FAPESP). These scholarships are requested directly by the student regularly enrolled in the Stricto Sensu postgraduate program together with their advisor (Information available on the FAPESP Portal -

- Scholarships associated with the Scientific and Technological Development Council (CNPq) (Information available at CNPq Portal).

- Erasmus Mundus Program (Information available on the Portal Babel Project /

- Scholarships requested from the Support Foundation of São Paulo (FAPESP). These fellowships are requested directly by students officially enrolled in the post-graduate program together with their supervisor (Information available on the website of FAPESP).


Scholarship Selection Committee

Dr Miriam Oliveira Ribeiro – Program coordinator

Dr Cibelle Albuquerque de la Higuera Amato – Permanent faculty member

Dr Natalia Becker - Permanent faculty member

Dr Paulo Sérgio Boggio - Permanent faculty member

Camila Fragoso Ribeiro – Student representative