Grants and awards outside Aalto University
The national research funding database for science, art and culture Aurora has been published. It replaces the former TURA research funding services. Aurora contains both Finnish and foreign funding opportunities that Finns or researchers living in Finland can apply. The database has been developed and is maintained by the University of Turku. At the moment, the information is in Finnish, but the service will soon be published in English and Swedish as well.
The Aurora database is funded by SRNK, the Ministry of Education and Culture, Universities Finland UNIFI, the Rectors' Conference of Finnish Universities of Applied Sciences ARENE and TUNE.
Säätiöiden post doc -pooli ("the Foundations' Post Doc Pool") is a grant resource set up by Finnish foundations and intended for post-doctoral research abroad.
The Pool's aim is to make Finnish research more international by offering young scholars flexible funding from one source that covers all expenses of a research period abroad for at least one academic year.
Säätiöiden post doc -pooli has two application rounds per year.
CIMO coordinates grants intended primarily for Finnish higher education students and researchers who wish to carry out postgraduate studies or research abroad. Subsidies are also available for language students to take language courses in certain countries.
There are country-specific grants, meant primarily for Finnish students to carry out postgraduate studies or research abroad.
Finnish citizens may apply for subsidies from the Russian government for undergraduate or postgraduate studies or research in certain fields at Russian state universities. This does not apply to artistic disciplines.
The Council of Finnish Foundations website is intended for funding applicants and recipients, and others who are interested in foundations. Grant applicants can look for suitable forms of funding in the database and receive advice on funding matters. The extensive links library has links to a large number of foundations and other bodies that give grants and subsidies. The search engine and the announcements are only in Finnish.
The Fulbright Center is a service organization that specializes in cultural exchange between Finland and North America. The services include grant programs, and advising and information services.
- EURAXESS (EU) - Tutkijoiden kansainvälinen liikkuvuussivusto - Site for international researcher mobility
EURAXESS - Researchers in Motion sivusto antaa tietoa tutkijoiden liikkuvuuspalveluista ja rahoitusmahdollisuuksista työskentelyyn toisessa maassa: tutkimus- ja työmahdollisuuksista, työpaikoista ja käytännön palveluista maakohtaisesti.
The EURAXESS - Researchers in Motion website provides information on mobility and funding opportunities for researchers to work in other countries, including research and work openings, job opportunities and practical services in each country.
European-funding-guide.eu helps students in all academic fields, in all semesters, and in 16 European countries. It helps them find personal matches in scholarships, awards and grants out of the more than 12,000 that are available, worth €27 billion. There are 300 of these programs that are based in Finland. Students only have to enter their profile and the automatic matching software instantly selects the programmes that fit best the individual student. European Funding Guide includes financial support for the cost of living, for a semester of study, an internship, a language course abroad, or support for an academic research project.
Tietokanta apurahoista ja stipendeistä.
NordForsk is a Nordic organisation with responsibility for cooperation on research and researcher training in the Nordic region. For funding tools, please see the NordForsk grant schemes.
ScholarshipPortal.eu is a centralised European platform providing information on all scholarships offered for study in Europe. Students can find and compare relevant programmes based on their nationality, background, level of studies and where and what they want to study, among other search criteria.
An overview of the various types of funding offered by the DAAD or of the programmes offered by other funding organisations for a study stay in Germany. You can find information on various kinds of DAAD funding for foreign students, graduates and postdocs as well as on funding offered by other selected organisations.
The Netherlands Student Grantfinder is an online search engine for those who want to study in the Netherlands and are looking for financial aid. The Grantfinder contains information on a range of dutch scholarships for foreign students.
A grant search engine that is an essential tool for financing your education in France.
Database for scholarships and research grants in Austria
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