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Visitor Information

We meet clients by appointment only. Please call us and set up a meeting!

When you arrive at Hakaniemenranta 6, please check in and get your visitor's pass from the reception desk.

Visitor parking is available at the southern end of the building (Hakaniemenkatu). You need a parking permit, which you can get from the reception upon your arrival.

Changes in Opening Hours

The office is closed during August 28-30, 2018 due to Orientation week for the arriving American grantees.

Fulbright Finland Foundation sr
Hakaniemenranta 6
00530 Helsinki


Telephone: +358 44 5535 286
Mon-Fri 9.00-15.00.

Please note, that we have a staff meeting every Tuesday 10.00-11.00 and cannot take calls during that time.
You can reach us best by calling our direct numbers.


Visitors by appointment only.



Ms. Pia Arola
Executive Assistant/PA to the Chief Executive Officer
Mobile: +358 44 5535 278

  • Office Management


Ms. Emilia Holopainen
Program Coordinator
Mobile: +358 44 7035 284

  • Inter-Country Travel Grant
  • Undergraduate Grants for Finns
  • General Program Administration
  • Social media and web services
  • FoFF Alumni Team Assistant
  • Friends of Fulbright Finland Alumni Enrichment Award
  • Undergraduate advising (USA)

Ms. Emmi Jelekäinen
Program Coordinator
Mobile: +358 44 5535 275

  • Long term Lecturing and Professional Grants for Americans
  • Research, Professional and Lecturing Grants for Finns
  • Distinguished Chairs: Fulbright Bicentennial, Fulbright-Aalto, Fulbright-Nokia, Fulbright-Hanken, and Fulbright-Saastamoinen
  • Post-doc advising (USA)

Ms. Maija Kettunen
Communication and Events Coordinator
Mobile: +358 44 5535 277

  • Social media
  • Web services
  • Visual communications
  • Fulbright Finland News
  • Events
  • Fulbright Speaker Program


Ms. Karoliina Kokko
Senior Program Manager
Mobile: +358 44 5535 268

  • Graduate Grants for Finns
  • Graduate Grants for Americans
  • FLTA (Fulbright Finnish Language and Culture Teaching Assistant)
  • Graduate advising (USA)
  • Alumni Coordinator


Ms. Suzanne Louis
Project Consultant
Friends of Fulbright Finland liaison
Mobile: +358 44 5535 286

  • Friends of Fulbright Finland Network
  • Fulbright Finland News
  • Alumni Coordinator


Ms. Mirka McIntire
Manager, Teacher Exchange and Education Programs (part-time)
Mobile: +358 44 5535 269


  • Fulbright Distinguished Awards in Teaching
  • Professional development programs for Finns  
  • Study of the U.S. Institutes for Scholars and Secondary School Educators
  • Online services
  • Seminars and events
  • Fulbright Speaker Program
  • Fulbright Specialists Program

Ms. Terhi Mölsä
Chief Executive Officer
Mobile: +358 50 5705 498