FPCBP - The Federation of Portuguese-Canadian Business & Professionals has awarded 23 scholarships to Portuguese-Canadian students at a dinner commemorating the 20th anniversary of this organization with headquarters in Toronto, Canada. For more information, contact the President Joe Pinto at firstname.lastname@example.org.
The Portuguese-American Civic League of Bridgeport, CT has awarded eight scholarships to Portuguese-American High-School students we have graduated and are pursuing higher education to Universities and Colleges. For more information contact: José Rodrigues at (203) 336-3656.
The Portuguese-American Scholarship Foundation of New Jersey recently announced that it will award 10 scholarships worth at least $5000 each to high school seniors of Portuguese descent. Scholarships will be awarded on the basis of scholastic merit and financial need. Application forms may be obtained from the PASF, 88 Ferry St., Newark, NJ 07105. The deadline for the submission of application materials is February 15, 2002.
The American-Portuguese Engineering and Architecture Society has scholarships available. Contact them c/o EIC Associates, 139 Harper St., Newark, NJ 07114
Instituto Camões, Lisboa, Portugal has scholarships available. For more information visit www.instituto-camoes.pt
To date, PALCUS has placed 72 young Portuguese-Americans from around the United States in positions with Senate and Congressional offices; the U.S. Embassy in Lisbon, Portugal; Fortune 500 companies; and several other key governmental departments and agencies both in Washington, D.C. and Lisbon, Portugal. To find out more about this opportunity for young Portuguese-Americans, and/or to apply for one of the positions, visit www.palcus.org.
Joint Program of Scholarships for Researchers with the Luso-American Development Foundation (LADF) and the IAN/TT Torre do Tombo in Lisbon, Portugal. Application deadline for the year 2001 is March 31st. The IAN/TT wishes to host Foreign Researchers. The scholars will be entitled to a round-trip flight from the USA to Portugal, as well as a monthly allowance of PTE 275.000$00 each month for the duration of the scholarship.
Internships in Portugal for Portuguese-American students already possessing a College degree. A program by the Secretary of State of the Portuguese Communities. Email: email@example.com. Internships are available for graduate studies in some of Portugal's Universities and selected businesses.
South River Portuguese Club.
University of Louisville, Kentucky -- Study abroad program in Portugal for one semester or one year.
Portuguese-American Scholarship Foundation, 88 Ferry St. Newark, NJ 07105. This Foundation has 10 scholarships for the years 2000-2001, the President is Candie Almeida.
Canada, Construction Workers Union, Local 183 in Toronto. Contact António Dionisio.
Portuguese Heritage Foundation of Maryland, P.O. Box 30246, Bethesda, MD 20824-0246. Email: www.vivaportugal.com.
Joseph B. Fernandes Memorial Trust I, New York City, to the Portuguese Historical and Cultural Society in Sacramento, CA. Email: Portu-Cal@juno.com.