Name of funding opportunity

Travel grant 2022 for doctoral students

Funding organisation website


Finnish Thermal Analysis and Calorimetry Association FinTAC funds a grant for a doctoral student to attend scientific event (conference, symposium, workshop etc) abroad. Grant applicant must have an oral speech or a poster presentation at the event. The grant covers direct expenses up to 1 500 euros. FinTAC recommends the applicant to join FinTAC at the association’s website . No membership fee is collected.

Application guidelines

Association kindly asks to apply for this grant 28.2.2022 at 6pm latest. Finnish or English written grant application must be at PDF form and actual application plus all attachments in one file for convenience. Only applications sent by email to associations address fintacry(at) are accepted for validation. Application must include following appendices:

1. Research plan and current status of the doctoral studies (max 2 pages)
2. List of publications
3. Curriculum vitae (max 2 pages)
4. Travel plan and estimation of budget (travel tickets, accommodation, conference fee etc.)
5. Trustful document of right to pursue doctoral studies and supervisors of the studies
6. Possible recommendation letter

Grant applications will be validated at FinTAC board meeting chaired by associate professor Essi Sarlin (Tampere University). Decision made will be informed personally to the grant winner as well as announced at the FinTAC’s website during March 2022. Grant winner must provide cost clearance latest three months after attending scheduled scientific event. FinTAC makes an announcement of the funding to Finnish Tax Administration.