Name of funding opportunityThe Finnish Parkinson Foundation Grants
Funding organisation websitehttp://www.parkinsonsaatio.fi
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:
– scientific research, primarily research towards a doctoral thesis;
– 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.
Applications can be filed online by logging in to the Foundation’s website https://www.parkinsonsaatio.fi/user/login.
Applications submitted online must arrive at the Foundation no later than on 31 January 2020. 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 https://www.parkinsonsaatio.fi/apurahat/english.
Application period01.01.2020 - 31.01.2020
Terhi Pajunen-Mäkelä, General Secretary, tel. +358 400 824 438, saatio(at)parkinsonsaatio.fi
Suomen Parkinson-Säätiö sr – The Finnish Parkinson Foundation sr
Itäinen pitkäkatu 27 B 31, FI-20700 Turku, Finland