The Year in Focus 2017

The Year in Focus 2017

(1.10.2016-30.9.2017)

Printed Fulbright Finland Foundation annual report will be published in January 2018.

Highlights

Grant Programs

  • Altogether 24 grant programs to the U.S.: 10 for students, 7 for researchers, 6 for professionals. Altogether 27 grant programs to Finland: 7 for students, 16 for researchers and 4 for professionals and specialists.
  • Total of 91 grantees (48 Finnish grantees, 43 U.S. grantees)
  • Out of the Finnish grantees 28 are students of different levels, 10 are researchers and 10 are professionals in various fields. Out of the American grantees 12 are students of different levels, 18 are researchers and 13 are professionals in various fields.

Alumni

Fulbright Finland Statistics 2017

  • Approximately 6,500 client contacts in total, event participants included, out of which over 1,500 Fulbright Speaker program participants. 26 % of all contacts, event participants included, were international educational professionals.
  • 64 information sessions, seminars, conferences, and Fulbright Speaker Program sessions throughout Finland
  • Website: 226,500 pageviews and 69,400 website visitors.
  • Fulbright Finland News magazines: printed circulation 1,900 and digital reach over 2,700.
  • Social media followers: Facebook 2,380; Twitter 696; Instagram 229; LinkedIn 251; YouTube 6,745 views

Core Funding (partnership awards not included)