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Fulbright Finland Foundation Grant Programs

This page lists all Fulbright Finland Foundation grant programs and their application periods.

Some programs can be found from under several categories.

Fulbright Finland Foundation Grant Programs to the U.S.

Students

 ProgramApplication Period
Bachelor's degreeFulbright Finland Partnership Award - Vanderbilt University ScholarshipsSee grant page
Bachelor-level exchange year/semester or Bachelor's degreeFulbright Finland Undergraduate GrantFebruary-April
Master's degreeFulbright-Idman Grant February-May
Master's and doctoral studies and research for technology industriesFulbright-Technology Industries of Finland GrantFebruary-May
Master's and doctoral studies and researchASLA-Fulbright Graduate GrantFebruary-May
Doctoral studies or research visit in the U.S. in the fields of Business, Economics and TechnologyFulbright-KAUTE Foundation Award

February-May (visits of 1 year)

September-December (visits of 6-12 months)

Teaching and researching Finnish language and cultureFulbright Finnish Language and Culture Teaching Assistant ProgramSeptember-October
Doctoral dissertation researchASLA-Fulbright Pre-Doctoral Research Fellows ProgramJune-October
For advanced doctoral researchers completing dissertation projects related to heritage science Fulbright-National Archives Heritage Science FellowshipSee here.

Researchers and Scholars

 ProgramApplication Period
The research in the fields of Business, Economics and TechnologyFulbright-KAUTE Foundation AwardApril-October
Conduct research in STEM fields at the Florida Polytechnic UniversityFulbright Visiting Chair at Florida Polytechnic UniversityApril-October
Dissertation researchASLA-Fulbright Pre-Doctoral Research Fellows ProgramApril-October
Research for strengthening and developing technology industries. For applicants who have completed their doctorate less than 4 years agoFulbright-Technology Industries of Finland GrantApril-October
Postdoc research for applicants who have completed their doctorate less than 4 years agoASLA-Fulbright Research Grants for Junior ScholarsApril-October
Research for applicants who have completed their doctorate more than 4 years agoASLA-Fulbright Research Grants for Senior ScholarsApril-October
Postdoc research on topics of current and global importanceSeeking Solutions for Global Challenges AwardApril-October
Research and institutional collaboration (short term program)Fulbright Finland Travel Grants for Research Collaboration (no Finnish citizenship requirement)November-January
Development of teaching, research, and educational materials about the United States (6 week summer program)Study of the U.S. Institutes for Scholars and Professionals (no Finnish citizenship requirement)November-December
Research related to the ArcticFulbright Arctic InitiativeSee grant page
For research related to heritage science Fulbright-National Archives Heritage Science FellowshipSee here.

 

Lecturers, Teachers, Professionals of Various Fields and Artists

 ProgramApplication Period
Professional development in the fields of Business, Economics and TechnologyFulbright-KAUTE Foundation AwardJune-October
Development of own field and skills for teachersFulbright Distinguished Awards in Teaching ProgramSee grant page
Research related to the ArcticFulbright Arctic InitiativeSee grant page
Lecturing. The host university applies for the grantFulbright Scholar-in-Residence ProgramSee grant page
Development of own field and skillsASLA-Fulbright Mid-Career Professional Development GrantJune-October
Institutional partnership building (short term program)Fulbright Finland Travel Grants for Institutional Partnership Building (no Finnish citizenship requirement)November-January
Development of teaching, research, and educational materials about the United States (5 week summer program)Study of the U.S. Institutes for Secondary School Educators  (no Finnish citizenship requirement)See grant page
Development of teaching, research, and educational materials about the United States (5–6-week summer program)Study of the U.S. Institutes for Scholars and Professionals  (no Finnish citizenship requirement)See grant page
Professional and leadership development (short term program)Fulbright Leaders for Global Schools Travel Grants to the U.S. See grant page
For professionals in heritage science or related technical fields Fulbright-National Archives Heritage Science FellowshipSee here.

 

Fulbright Finland Foundation Grant Programs to Finland

students

 ProgramApplication Period
Master's and doctoral studies and researchFulbright-Aalto University Graduate AwardMarch-October (separate campus deadlines possible)
Master's studiesFulbright-Tampere University Graduate AwardMarch-October (separate campus deadlines possible)
Doctoral studies and researchFulbright-EDUFI FellowshipsMarch-October (separate campus deadlines possible)
Master's studiesFulbright-University of Helsinki Graduate AwardMarch-October (separate campus deadlines possible)
Master's studiesFulbright-University of Jyväskylä Graduate Award March-October (separate campus deadlines possible)
Master's and doctoral studies and researchFulbright -University of Turku Graduate AwardMarch-October (separate campus deadlines possible)
Master's and doctoral studies and researchFulbright-LUT Graduate AwardMarch-October (separate campus deadlines possible)
Master's and doctoral studies and researchFulbright U.S. Student ProgramMarch-October (separate campus deadlines possible)
Short term visit in Finland for an impactful project (doctoral students)Inter-Country Travel GrantApplications are reviewed on a rolling basis
Doctoral dissertation research Fulbright-Hays Doctoral Dissertation Research Abroad (DDRA) Fellowships ProgramSee program page

 

Distinguished Scholars

 ProgramApplication Period
Lecturing and researchFulbright Bicentennial Chair in American StudiesFebruary-September
Lecturing and researchFulbright-Aalto University Distinguished ChairFebruary-September
Lecturing and researchFulbright-Nokia Distinguished Chair in Information and Communications TechnologiesFebruary-September
Lecturing and researchFulbright-Hanken Distinguished Chair in Business and EconomicsFebruary-September
Lecturing and researchFulbright-Saastamoinen Foundation Distinguished Chair in Health SciencesFebruary-September
Short term visit in Finland for an impactful projectInter-Country Travel GrantApplications are reviewed on a rolling basis

 

Researchers and Scholars

 ProgramApplication Period
LecturingFulbright-Haaga-Helia Scholar AwardFebruary-September
LecturingFulbright-Turku UAS Scholar AwardFebruary-September
Lecturing and researchFulbright-Saastamoinen Foundation Grant in Health and Environmental SciencesFebruary-September
Lecturing and researchFulbright-Tampere University Scholar AwardFebruary-September
Lecturing and/or researchFulbright-University of Turku Scholar AwardFebruary-September
ResearchFulbright-VTT Award in Science, Technology and InnovationFebruary-September
Research only or research and lecturingFulbright-University of Vaasa Scholar AwardFebruary-September
Research only or research and lecturingFulbright-University of Oulu Scholar AwardFebruary-Septermber
Lecturing and/or researchSeeking Solutions for Global Challenges AwardFebruary-September
Lecturing only or lecturing and researchAll Disciplines AwardFebruary-September
Collaboration on institutional development (short term program)Fulbright Specialist ProgramSee grant page
Short term visit in Finland for an impactful projectInter-Country Travel GrantApplications are reviewed on a rolling basis

 

Specialists, Professionals, Teachers and Artists

 ProgramApplication Period
Development of own field and skillsMid-Career Professional Development ProgramFebruary-September
Development of own field and skillsSeeking Solutions for Global Challenges AwardFebruary-September
Development of skills for K-12 educatorsFulbright Distinguished Awards in Teaching Research ProgramSee grant page
Collaboration on institutional development (short term program)Fulbright Specialist ProgramSee grant page
Professional and leadership development (short term program)Fulbright Leaders for Global Schools ProgramSee grant page
Short term visit in Finland for an impactful projectInter-Country Travel GrantApplications are reviewed on a rolling basis

 

Fulbright Finland Foundation Grant Programs for Alumni

 

Grant Programs for Alumni of the Fulbright Finland Foundation

 ProgramApplication Period
For Fulbright students continuing their studies in the U.S. after their initial grant yearFulbright Finland Renewal GrantMay-June
Award granted to American Alumni of the Fulbright Finland Foundation. Grant not necessarily awarded every yearFriends of Fulbright Finland Alumni Enrichment AwardAugust-October

 

Fulbright Finland Foundation Grant Programs for Finnish Institutions

 

Programs for Finnish Institutions to Invite and Host American Students, Scholars, Professionals, Artist and Specialists

 ProgramApplication Period
Host an U.S. academic or established professional in your institution for 2-6 week projectFulbright Specialist ProgramOctober-March
Invite a U.S. professional from Europe for a short visit to FinlandInter-Country Travel GrantApplications reviewed on a rolling basis

 

Download here: Fulbright Finland Foundation Grant Program Flyer.