I – Centers of support:

Núcleos de Apoio às Atividades de Cultura e Extensão (NACES) are USP’s integration bodies, set with the aim of bringing together teachers and specialists from one or more departments of a Unit or University Units and Bodies around cultural or extension programs, in a interdisciplinary nature and/or instrumental support to culture and extension.

II – Program:

A set of medium to long term organic and institutional actions, with clear guidelines and aimed at a common goal, articulating the extension actions with projects, courses, events, service provision and publications, in addition to the research and teaching actions.

III – Project:

A set of procedural and continuous actions with an educational, social, cultural, scientific and technological nature, aimed at reaching the well-defined goal of the program to which it is linked; limited to a established deadline, it should result in a product that contributes in the execution of the overall program’s objective and in the expansion or improvement of the involved institutions. The project can be linked to a program (preferable way) or be registered as a non-linked project.