EIT Food RIS Talents


EIT Food RIS Talents program is dedicated to doctoral students and young postdocs representing scientific disciplines other than food science from Portugal. You will benefit from lessons learned in your own academic research and will also be encouraged to engage in industrial collaboration or entrepreneurship. You will participated in innovation projects of EIT Food as well as R&D projects by becoming involved in dedicated internships in the EIT Food partner organizations. RIS Talents interns will be provided with 2000€ scholarship/per month.


Precise matching candidates to the offered internships areas specified by each hosting company.
Gain hands-on experiences by creative problem solving and solving real work problematic situations of the organizations.
Get 2,000€ gross grant/month to support your expenses.

Know and learn about other ways of working and discuss from a different point of view.

Improve your Curriculum vitae and get contacts and opportunities that will open up doors for your professional life.

Enrich yourself knowing another country and getting involved in its culture.

  • Candidates must study or come from Portugal.

  • Be a student or graduate of Ph.D. student or post-doc (Talents).

  • Have an interest in the agri-food sector.

  • Proactive attitude and be passionate about extra activities.

  • Have analytical skills, be open-minded, goal-oriented and team player.

  • Be ready to work in an international environment and speak English.

  • Be available during the period July until December 2020.

  • Have a cross-country mobility allowances and health insurance.



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