Name of funding opportunity

Ralph Gräsbeck grant for Research in Laboratory Medicine

Funding organisation website


The Ralph Gräsbeck grant is awarded every other year for a scientist who has defended his/her doctoral thesis during the past seven years in the field of laboratory medicine and continued doing innovative and high quality research in the same field. The sum awarded is 10.000 EUR.

Application guidelines

The application should include the applicant’s CV, list of publications and a research plan (max five pages). The deadline for applications is 31 January 2018. Please send your applications electronically to professor Vesa Olkkonen, email: vesa.olkkonen(at)

Application period

- 31.01.2018

Contact information

Minerva Foundation Institute for Medical Research

Prof. Vesa Olkkonen
email: vesa.olkkonen(at)