Institutional Support

CNPQ - Conselho Nacional de Desenvolvimento Científico e Tecnológico
The National Council for Scientific and Technological Development (CNPq) is an agency linked to the Ministry of Science and Technology (MCT), whose mission is to promote scientific and technological research and to help formulate policies in order contribute to the advancement of knowledge frontiers in these areas in Brazil.


FAPERJ - Fundação de Amparo à Pesquisa do Estado do Rio de Janeiro
FAPERJ (Carlos Chagas Filho Foundation for Supporting Research in the State of Rio de Janeiro) is a public foundation linked to the Rio de Janeiro State Department for Science and Technology (SECT-RJ), whose objective is to stimulate research and stimulate scientific and technological activities necessary for the socio-cultural development of the state of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.


INCT - Instituto Nacional de Ciência e Tecnologia
The mission of the National Institute of Science and Technology Education, Development and Social Inclusion (INCT) is to use economics in order to efficiently reverse the lack of human capital (education) in Brazil, without waste of scarce public resources. The increase of human capital in Brazil leads to more economic development and more social integration of disadvantaged sections of the population.

Under the coordination of EPGE Brazilian School of Economics and Finance, the resources derived from this Project are also destined to FGV/EESP - Escola de Economia de São Paulo and to UFC/CAEN - Universidade Federal do Ceará - Centro de Pós-Graduação em Economia.


PROEX - Programa de Excelência Acadêmica
The current agreement between FGV EPGE and Capes Academic Excellence Program (Proex) was established in 2008. With financial resources from Proex, the School provides scholarships to students in the Masters’ and Doctorate programs, besides supporting expenses with dissertations and theses, as well as funding for both teachers’ and students’ international exchange. Thus, FGV EPGE is enabled to invite professors from the main international institutions as well as to provide tickets and housing to students who participate in national and international congresses and seminars.


BBM Bank is part of the oldest private financial group in the Country, which was founded in 1858. The bank invests in training of professional excellence, supporting academic projects by means of scholarships for post-graduation students.