The internship host organizations and destination countries for the internships are selected in accordance with the objectives of the INOV Contact program: to train young Portuguese in an international environment, to support the internationalization of Portuguese companies and to promote the image of Portugal in foreign companies and organizations.
The Coordination of the program evaluates the applications of the host entities according to the following criteria: Internship Plan, Internationalization e Collaboration.
Coherence of the proposed internship plan versus proposed goals.
Contribution of the proposed internship for the qualification of trainees.
Physical presence in strategic countries.
Clearly defined internationalization strategy.
Collaboration with INOV Contacto
Availability to integrate trainees at the end of the internship.
Previous participations on the INOV Contacto program and respective output throughout the previous editions (if applicable).