Säätiöiden post doc -pooli (“the Foundations’ Post Doc Pool”) is a grant resource set up by Finnish foundations, all members of the Council of 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: the spring application round from 15 December to 15 January, and the autumn application round from 15 August to 15 September.

The Post Doc Pool's Spring Call from 15 Dec 2019 to 15 Jan 2020

The Post Doc Pool's application round for grants is open from 15 December to 15 January. The Results will be published in the beginning of April.

The Results of the Post Doc Pool Autumn round, 3rd December 2019

On 3rd On 3rd December 2019 the Säätiöiden post doc -pooli foundations awarded some 1.41 million euro to 29 post-doctoral scholars. Altogether 141 post-doctoral scholars from around Finland took part in the application round.

Säätiöiden post doc -pooli (“the Foundations’ Post Doc Pool”) is a grant resource set up by Finnish foundations, all members of the Council of 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: the spring application round from 15 December to 15 January, and the autumn application round from 15 August to 15 September.
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