Instituto Superior Técnico

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Engineer Fernando Ivo Gonçalves Merit Award

The Engineer Fernando Ivo Gonçalves Award was established in 2016 by an Agreement for the Support of the Academic Merit Award, concluded between the Instituto Superior Técnico (IST) and Doctor Nuno Eduardo da Silva Ivo Gonçalves, family representative of the Engineer Fernando Ivo Gonçalves, IST alumni.

Target audience and application conditions

All the students enrolled in the Integrated Master’s degree in Electrotechnical and Computer Engineering (MEEC) of the Department of Electrotechnical and Computer Engineering (DEEC) who in the academic year of award are following the specialization in Energy (minimum 4 curricular units completed in the area of specialization of ​​energy) of MEEC.

Essential requirements

It will chosen the student with relevant use in the Fundamentals of Electrical Energy Curricular Unit (at least 4 U.C concluded in the specialization area of Energy), being specially weighted the writing of works on topics related to the professional career of the honoree and / or U.C. results.completed in the specialization area of Energy;


Monetary prize to be given to students, amounting to €3000 (three thousand euros);


The jury should be composed of more than one IST member and one representative of the Engineer Fernando Ivo Gonçalves family.

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