|Born||27 April 1969|
|Coached by||Jose Costa Pereira|
|Achievements and titles|
Fernandes competed in the 2000 Summer Paralympics in Sydney, Australia. There she won a bronze medal in the women's 400 metres - T38 event, finished fifth in the women's 100 metres - T38 event and finished seventh in the women's 200 metres - T38 event. She also competed at the 2008 Summer Paralympics in Beijing, China, where she went out in the first round of the women's 100 metres - T38 event and finished eighth in the women's 200 metres - T38 event.
- "Fernandes, Maria". infostradasports.com. Retrieved 30 March 2014.
- Maria Fernandes's profile on paralympic.org
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