Name of funding opportunity

Grants for 2021


Grants are designated to support academic research for Finnish medicine, veterinary medicine, pharmacy and natural sciences related to those, such as chemistry and physics,

1) for researchers with a doctorate (completed in the 5 years running up to 10 September 2020), for continuation of research (max. 50.000 EUR) and

2) for young scientists without a doctorate, for scientific research (max. 5.000 EUR).

The smaller grants (max. 5.000 EUR) are always personal grants and not for expenditure. Research abroad with the greater grant is appreciated. Applicant shall attach the engagement letter from place of performance abroad for research of post doctorate grant.

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Application guidelines

Apply by filling in the electronic form on The application form is to be filled in using Finnish, Swedish or English. The Foundation does not take additional attachments or recommendation letters into account.