According to the National Center for Scientific and Technological Development (CNPq), Productivity Grants are intended for researchers who stand out among their peers, valuing their scientific production according to normative criteria, established by CNPq, and specific, by the Advisory Committees ( CNPq's CAs).
For information on Application, Requirements and Criteria for Concession, visit the website: http://www.cnpq.br
Accreditation and Re-accreditation of Advisors
The rules for the accreditation of new advisors in this Program are:
1) The term for accreditation and re-accreditation of advisors is 5 years.
2) The minimum criteria for accreditation of masters, doctoral and co-supervisors are found here