Current calls

Funding opportunity
Funder
Call Opens - Closes
01.12.2019 - 31.01.2020
13.01.2020 - 07.02.2020
05.01.2020 - 10.02.2020
15.01.2020 - 15.02.2020
15.01.2020 - 15.02.2020

News

23.12.2019

Merry Christmas!

Aurora team wishes you Happy Holidays and Great New Year!
20.11.2019

Aurora Database's Feedback Form May Be Down on 21 November 2019

There may be momentary downtime between 8 and 8.30 pm on the Aurora database's feedback form on Thursday 21 November 2019. Please, return to the form later if it isn't…
23.10.2019

Take Part in Aurora's User Survey

  Aurora’s user survey is here! We would like to know, what you think about Aurora: What are the database’s best qualities, but also how would you improve it? We…
27.8.2019

Aurora Database's Feedback Form May Be Down on 29.8.2019

There may be momentary downtime between 8 and 9 pm on the Aurora database’s feedback and updating form on 29th of August 2019. Please, return to the form later if…
14.6.2019

Academy of Finland’s September 2019 Call Text out Now

The Academy of Finland has published the call text for the upcoming September 2019 call on their website: http://aka.fi/en/. Applications can be submitted in the Academy of Finland’s online services 3–25…
20.3.2019

Academy of Finland’s April 2019 Call Texts Out Now

The Academy of Finland has published its April 2019 Call texts. Funding is available for research infrastructures  and Academy Programmes. The application can be submitted from 2 to 24 April…

What is Aurora Database?

On Aurora database you can search for Finnish funding opportunities in sciences and arts, for both project funding and personal grants. The database lists funding of over 400 organisations and new funding opportunities are constantly added on to keep the database up to date. The information on Aurora is collected directly from the funding organisations.

The database is available for use free of charge. Users should verify all information from the funding organisations e.g. through their websites which will also provide more detailed application information.

The Aurora services are produced by the University of Turku. The funding for Aurora comes from Universities Finland UNIFI, The Rector´s Conference of Finnish Universities of Applied Sciences Arene and the Association of Finnish Foundations.