Agência para o Investimento e Comércio Externo de Portugal


The NGI Enrichers program supports European NGI researchers and innovators to spend 3-6 months in the US or to Canada to work and collaborate with US and Canadian hosts, to promote knowledge-sharing and establishing long-term collaborations on NGI technologies, services, and standards.

The program provides travel funding, living allowance, and visa for visiting fellows from Europe, and supports both fellows and their hosts, with boot camps, mentors, visibility, community building and more!


Applications to become a Host Organization are open at and below you can find what the advantages of becoming one are:


What’s in it for Host Organizations ?


Access top researchers, PhDs and senior levels – with no costs whatsoever (fully funded by the European Commission)

Tap into a growing network of Next Generation Internet innovators and leading scientists

Explore new partnerships with a flourishing transatlantic community of excellence that will shape the future of the Internet

Entry point for (further) EU funding opportunities


What are the relevant NGI topics ?


5/6G; AI; Big Data; Cybersecurity; Cloud and Edge Computing; Extended and Virtual Reality; IoT; Metaverse, Web 3.0, Greening ICT and Quantum Computing


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