Summer scholarships funded at ciTechCare

The Foundation for Science and Technology (FCT) approved the funding of two research initiation grants at ciTechCare, for a period of one month for 2 grant holders, under the special support “Verão com Ciência”.
These grants will financially support the initiation of the students’ work in research during summer. The approved project that will be developed at ciTechcare is coordinated by the researcher Marlene Rosa and is entitled: The Game as a therapeutic resource in the approach to pain chronic in adults and elderly people.
Applications will open soon and will be published on Facebook and at the ciTechCare website, (Euraxess – Research careers in Europe | Researchers in Motion ( and at the website of the Polytechnic of Leiria (Concursos abertos | Politécnico de Leiria).