Name of funding opportunity

The Finnish Parkinson Foundation Travel Grant

Funding organisation website


The Finnish Parkinson Foundation awards grants for scientific research into Parkinson’s disease and other movement disorders.

Available grants:
a) research grants (we prefer research towards a doctoral thesis);
b) travel grants for participation in a scientific congress (requirement a poster or an oral presentation);
c) project grants for more long-term postgraduate studies at a foreign centre specialising in research into movement disorders.

The condition for awarding a grant is that the grant recipient will report on use of the grant to the Foundation within 3 months of the end of the grant period or the trip taken.

Application guidelines

Travel grants will be awarded for participation in a scientific congress (poster or oral presentation required).

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

Applications submitted online must arrive 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