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.

Post Doc Pool grants application round from 15 Dec 2018 to 15 Jan 2019

Säätiöiden post doc -pooli (“the Finnish Foundations’ Post Doc Pool”) opens another application round for grants from 15 December 2018 to 15 January 2019. Grants awarded by the Pool are intended for post-doctoral research abroad. The research period abroad must last at least nine months. The Post doc grant may be used to cover all expenses to the researcher and his/her family caused by living abroad. Results of the current application round will be published in March or April 2019.

The Results of the Autumn Round 28 Nov 2018

On 28th November 2018 Säätiöiden post doc pooli’s foundations awarded 1.52 million euros in grants to 33 post-doctoral scholars for research abroad. In addition, 213 000 euros were reserved for 5 post-doctoral scholars for second-year grants based on earlier decisions.

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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