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 Autumn Call from 15 Aug to 15 Sep 2019

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

The Post Doc Pool Grant Recipients, 2 Apr 2019

On 2nd April 2019 Säätiöiden post doc pooli’s foundations awarded 1.56 million euros in grants to 31 post-doctoral scholars for research abroad.

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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