The Foundation awards grants for doctoral candidates, researchers, teachers and research groups at the University of Turku for over a million euro annually. In addition to the general fund, the Turku University Foundation has at present more than 70 dedicated funds.
The call for applications as well as grants awarded are published in the News -section.
Instructions for applying grants are in the call for applications which is published before each application period. The spring period for applications is in February and the autumn period for applications is in September. More information is available in the online application service.
Reports on the travel grants, young researcher grants and research grants are submitted in the electronic grant application system. Reports on other grants are free form.
OPEN CALLS: next call for applications is open in February 2021 (exact dates will be announced later)
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The Spring Call for Applications
Application time in February (exact dates are informed in the News -section)
Grants are awarded for the following purposes: doctoral dissertation grants, research grants (projects), congress and research trips abroad as well as researcher residency grants (Granö scholarship) to the Granö Centre Villa Tammekann (Tartu, Estonia).
The Autumn Call for Applications
Application time in September (exact dates are informed in the News -section)
Grants are awarded for congress and research trips abroad as well as researcher residency grants (Granö scholarship) to the Granö Centre Villa Tammekann (Tartu, Estonia).