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The foundation has appropriated 1.200.000 euros in grants intended for economic research and postgraduate studies. Research into cooperative banking and the financial sector on a more extensive basis is given priority.

Applicants may apply for a grant
a) for personal research
b) to provide finance for a research team
c) to provide finance for a professor’s research leave
d) for full-time post-doctoral research and
e) full-time postgraduate studies.

Application guidelines

The application period begins and guidelines are published on 5 January 2020 at  The deadline for applications is 4.15 pm on 10 February 2020. After the deadline, incomplete or late applications will not be considered.

Application period

05.01.2020 - 10.02.2020

Contact information

Tarja Aho
tel. 0500 812 916

Riitta Pyhälä
tel. 040 505 0825