To realize a postdoctoral residency in the University of Chile, is necessary to establish direct contact with an academic researcher in the field of your personal interest. The economic resources can be obtain from two main sources:
1) Call for competitive funds awarded as grants for conducting postdoctoral research projects FONDECYT (http://www.conicyt.cl/573/propertyvalue-2232.html). Calls are frequently two months at year, between March and May.
2) By contacting researchers that are part of any Associative Fund, such as Basal Funds, FONDAP, Rings, and Institutes or Millennium Nucleous, that have their own resources for contracting postdoctoral researchers (http://www.uchile.cl/uredes )