Name of funding opportunity

The Finnish Parkinson Foundation Grants

Funding organisation website


The Finnish Parkinson Foundation awards grants for scientific research into Parkinson’s disease and other movement disorders.
Research grants will be awarded for the following purposes:
a) scientific research, primarily research towards a doctoral thesis;
b) project grants for more long-term postgraduate studies at a foreign centre specialising in research into movement disorders.

As a general rule, grants are awarded as tax-exempt working grants for recipients to cover a leave of absence from their other employment.

Each grant recipient is required to report on the use of the grant to the Foundation within 3 months of the end of the grant period or the trip taken.

Application guidelines

Applications can be filed online by logging in to the Foundation’s website

Applications submitted online must be saved at the Foundation`s electronic application service on the last day of application, i.e. January 31st. Applications should also be printed out via the web app, signed and either sent to the Foundation by post or scanned and submitted online as per instructions.

More detailed application instructions, details of the conditions for awarding grants and the online grant application form and web app are available at

Application period

01.01.2022 - 31.01.2022

Contact information

Terhi Pajunen-Mäkelä, General Secretary, tel. +358 400 824 438, saatio(at)
Suomen Parkinson-Säätiö sr – The Finnish Parkinson Foundation sr
Itäinen pitkäkatu 27 B 31, FI-20700 Turku, Finland