Name of funding opportunity

Instrumentarium Science Foundation 2021 Call for Applications

Funding organisation website


The Instrumentarium Science Foundation has allocated 1 Million Euros to support medical, technical and scientific equipment and methods related research and economic research in these fields. The Foundation can also support other high-level basic research in medical, scientific and technological areas that promotes the Foundation’s purposes.

The most important target group is researchers preparing for a doctoral dissertation. The foundation post-doc grants are for applicants having recently earned PhD -degrees, to support their career track by enabling working abroad for up to two years. In addition the Foundation announces two Instrufoundation Fellow -grants of 100 000 Euros intended for a newly established independent researcher returning to Finland either to set up a research team or to strengthen a researcher’s existing research team. The Foundation’s new Silmu grant is intended for researchers and entrepreneurs with innovative projects that promote new business.

Application guidelines

Applications should be submitted electrically using the link available on the Foundation’s WWW-page: