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Apply for Funding from the Academy of Finland to the University of Turku!

Welcome to the University of Turku as an applicant for Academy of Finland’s funding! The Academy of Finland’s largest call – September Call – is this year open from 1 to 30 September 2020.

The University of Turku is the second largest multidisciplinary university in Finland and offers an excellent environment for international research in eight Faculties

  • Humanities
  • Mathematics and Natural Sciences
  • Engineering
  • Medicine
  • Law
  • Social Sciences
  • Education
  • Turku School of Economics

and in four independent units

  • Brahea Centre of University of Turku
  • Turku PET Centre
  • Finnish Centre for Astronomy with ESO
  • Turku Bioscience

In the international QS ranking, the University of Turku is among the top 300 universities and is the third best university in Finland (QS ranking 2019).

When you are applying Academy’s funding to the University of Turku, please contact first the head of department of the department you are planning to do your research and apply to. Send a short introduction about you and your research, and explain your reasons for applying to the department in question. The head of department will also be the person giving the commitment of the site of research in the Academy’s electronic submission system.

As an Academy’s applicant of the University of Turku, specialists in e.g. Research Funding, Finance and Library Services will help you. In order to get help and information about the guidelines as well as internal deadlines of the University, please contact Research Funding unit (researchfunding@utu.fi) well before the call deadline of the Academy of Finland. You can also signup as an applicant of the University via attached form by 26 August 2020.

Welcome as an applicant of the University of Turku and best of luck for your application!