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Fulbright-Technology Industries of Finland Grants

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The purpose of the grant (max. 50.000 USD) is to enable the awardee to carry out studies or research projects at U.S. universities or research institutions and at the same time act as ambassadors for the Fulbright program, Finland, and their home institution, sharing their culture and contributing to the relations between Finland and the U.S.

The Fulbright-Technology Industries of Finland Grants program supports master’s and doctoral-level studies and research conducted in different fields of technology (electronics and electrical technology, machinery and metal technology, metallurgical industry, information technology, planning and consulting) in the United States, in a university chosen freely by the applicant. Students of natural sciences, economics, and applicably the students of social sciences, humanities, and design can apply for the grant program as well. The most important thing is the significance of the topic for the renewal and future competition of technological fields.

Applicants must have a Finnish citizenship and have to arrive in the U.S. with an exchange visitor visa (the J-1 visa) organized by the Fulbright program.

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