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AMERICAN CLUB OF LISBON - ACL AWARDS 2016

Call for Applications 2016

The American Club of Lisbon Awards were created in 1995 to support individuals working on projects aligned with its mission of promoting Portuguese-American relations at various levels, including business, economic, trade, educational, social and cultural ties, and its values of democracy, freedom and diversity.

The American Club of Lisbon Awards 2016 focus on bilateral Portugal-US relations, namely:

Competition for the two awards, in the amount of EUR 2,500 each, is open to Applicants who are Portuguese citizens between the ages of 20-40, who must have completed a minimum of two years of undergraduate studies and be proficient in spoken and written English. Applicants must arrange their own visit itinerary in the US.

The award is to be used for travel and lodging expenses within the United States for a 2-4 week visit, and also includes round trip tickets between Portugal and the United States on flights operated by United Airlines, Inc.

Application procedure: Candidates are asked to submit a 2-page Application: one-page Proposal with a specific description of the project, accompanied by a one-page Curriculum Vitae of the Applicant. Applications are to be submitted by e-mail in English, with the words “ACL Awards 2016” on the subject line. Grantees are selected by the ACL Board of Directors on the recommendation of the ACL Awards Committee.

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For further information, please contact office@americancluboflisbon.com

THE AMERICAN CLUB OF LISBON AWARDS ARE OFFERED WITH THE GENEROUS SUPPORT OF FLAD - LUSO-AMERICAN FOUNDATION AND WITH FLIGHTS OPERATED BY UNITED AIRLINES INC.

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