HIP NEWS June 18th 2018

HIP NEWS June 18th 2018





Wednesday 18 July 2018 at 14.15 in A315

Asuka Ito (Kobe U.)



More information on  http://research.hip.fi/hwp/cosmology/?page_id=206





The Jane and Aatos Erkko Foundation. Applications are submitted using the electronic application system. http://jaes.fi/en/applying-for-donation/


The Magnus Ehrnrooth Foundation Awards / Graduate Student Scholarships. The graduate student stipend can be awarded for a period of one year or a half year, preferably for the period 1.7. – 30.6. or 1.7. – 31.12. to a student who has been accepted by the university as a doctoral student. More information https://www.magnusehrnroothinsaatio.fi/en/grants/#reserch_grant


Väisälä Foundation’s scholarships in natural sciences can be applied from 13th August to 24th September 2018. Applications shall be made by electronic means only. For detailed instructions, see https://www.acadsci.fi/en/scholarships-and-prizes/scholarships/vaisala-foundation.html (in Finnish). All the material is in Finnish, but more information via email ( nina.rapelo [at] acadsci.fi ) from the office of Suomalainen Tiedeakatemia (Finnish Academy of Science and Letters).


The Foundations´Post Doc Pool. The pool grants are intended only for sending researchers abroad from Finland. The pool grants are not intended for subsidizing researchers’ mobility from other countries to Finland. The Pool’s Autumn application round is open from 15 Aug until 15 Sep 2018. https://www.postdocpooli.fi/?lang=en


Alfred Kordelin foundation supports the sciences, literature, the arts and public education with grants and awards. The next application period is 1-15.8.2018. More information https://kordelin.fi/en/frontpage/


Orion Research Foundation grants can be applied for between 1 August and 10 September 2018. Grants are designated for medicine, veterinary medicine, pharmacy and natural sciences related to those, such as chemistry and physics. More information https://www.orion.fi/en/rd/orion-research-foundation-grants-can-be-applied-for-between-1-august-and-10-september-2018/


Nessling Foundation general call is open 13.8.-14.9.2018. The Nessling Foundation awards funding for scientific research promoting environmental protection, and for the communication and implementation of research knowledge.

More information https://www.nessling.fi/grants-2/open-calls/?lang=en


Kone Foundation’s goal is to advance bold initiatives in research and the arts. The next application time is 1.-15.9. More information https://koneensaatio.fi/en/grants/grantapplicants/

Research posts funded by the Kone Foundation. More information https://koneensaatio.fi/en/grants/research-posts-funded-by-the-foundation/


(In Finnish) Tieteellisten seurojen julkaisutoiminta ja kansainvälinen toiminta

TSV välittää tieteellisille seuroille opetus- ja kulttuuriministeriöltä saatavan valtionavustuksen julkaisutoimintaan ja kansainväliseen toimintaan

Hakuaika on vuosittain syyskuussa eli 1.-30.9. Lisätietoja https://www.tsv.fi/fi/avustukset/julkaisutoiminta-ja-kansainvalinen-toiminta



Finnish for international personnel, autumn 2018


University employees and doctoral school students may enrol in the Language Services’ Finnish for Foreigners open-enrolment courses free of charge. The courses start is September, except for Finnish for False Beginners, which is organised in August.

The AUTUMN 2018 course programme is available at helsinki.fi/finnishcourses

Read this before you register: Checklist for students of Finnish




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