Name of funding opportunity

Aimo Puromäki Special Fund’s research grants

Funding organisation website


The Aimo Puromäki Special Fund supports research and teaching in the field of sustainable development in the energy sector and energy technology.

The funding canl be granted for PhD research and for young postdoctoral researchers, as well as for research costs.

1) Working grants are intended for dissertation researchers and young doctoral researchers for full-time research work. The amount of the grant in 2022 is EUR 12,000 (6-month grant) and EUR 24,000 (12-month grant). The amount of the 12-month grant for postdoctoral researchers is 28,000 euros.

2) The expense grant is intended to cover the costs of research or publication work. Grants can also be used to cover travel expenses for study visits of at least one month, but not for conference visits. The amount of the grant in 2022 will not exceed EUR 10,000. In addition, incentive grants may be awarded from the Fund.

Application guidelines

More information on applying: under “Grants.”

Application period

03.01.2022 - 31.01.2022

Contact information

Executive Director Tuomas Olkku
email: info(at)