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 Results of the Post Doc Pool's Spring Call, 2 April 2019

Altogether 140 post-doctoral scholars from around Finland took part in the spring application round. Thus a grant could be awarded to 22 % of the applicants.

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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