Name of funding opportunity

EDUFI Fellowships

Funding organisation website


The EDUFI Fellowship  is intended for a doctoral student or a young researcher from outside Finland. The fellwoship ca nbe applied for an initial funding for completing a doctoral research project in Finland, completion of a double degree or a study visit on exceptionally compelling reasons.

The EDUFI Fellowship is available to all foreign nationals and all fields of study. The duration of the fellowship can be from 3 to 12 months, in case of a visit, from 3 to6 months. The grant is 1.500 EUR/month.

Application guidelines

The fellows cannot apply for the EDUFI Fellowship themselves, because the grant will be awarded only to a Finnish university department. Instead, a Finnish university representative must apply fot the fellowship for the fellow. The application should be submitted at least five months before the planned start of the fellowship. Application guidelines and form are available at