HIP NEWS August 27th 2018

HIP NEWS August 27th 2018





Wednesday 29 August 2018 at 14.15 in A315

Toyokazu Sekiguchi (University of Tokyo)

Simulation of the axion electrodynamics and some cosmological applications.


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


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


Vuorineuvos Matti Sundberg Quality Fund grant


Eligible applicants are university or university of applied sciences teachers or researchers who have achieved success in quality related education or research or persons working in industry who have distinguished themselves in the development, research or education in quality issues. The grant can also be awarded to an organization.


The deadline for applications is 30.9.2018.


A written application through the electronic Webpropol system at: https://www.webropolsurveys.com/S/8FE9776994959108.par

The link in order to  opens on 1.9.2018.


More information in flamma https://flamma.helsinki.fi/fi/HY376470


Helsinki University Library’s Autumn Term Opening Hours Begin on 27.8.


Summer time is coming to an end and the Autumn opening hours will start on August 27th 2018 apart from Kumpula campus library, which opens a week later on the September the 3rd.


Kumpula: (Note! Opens on 3rd of September) Mon-Fri 8-18. Customer service 10-17.

More information in flamma https://flamma.helsinki.fi/en/HY376487



Helsinki University Library:  Research Data Management: Courses & workshops FALL 2018


DMPTuuli workshops at Kumpula Campus Library, room G108b
Thursday 6.9.2018, 10-12 am (in English)
Thursday 13.9.2018, 10-12 am (in Finnish)
Enrollments: https://elomake.helsinki.fi/lomakkeet/90686/lomake.html

More information http://libraryguides.helsinki.fi/c.php?g=421418&p=4694279#s-lg-box-wrapper-17244706


Publish Open Access, Free of Charge in ACS Journal


The researchers at the Univerisity of Helsinki have an opportunity to publish their articles Open Access, free of charge in all of ACS Publications journals and ACS’s fully open access titles ACS Central Science and ACS Omega.

Further information: hulib-apc@helsinki.fi

Flamma https://flamma.helsinki.fi/en/HY376311









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