Postgraduate students and post-doctoral researchers

Personal grants
Applications accepted     7.9.-26.10.2021
Personal grants are awarded from a number of funds based on achievements in studies and international research visits.

Grants available for application
Grant application form
Letter of preference (Professor's statement)

Dissertation grant
Applications accepted continuously.
Postgraduate students may apply for a dissertation grant when their dissertation is complete.
The amount is 2000 euros.
The application is to include a copy of the degree certificate.
Applications are submitted to Executive Assistant Pirkko Kangasmäki.

Grant application form

Grants for international research visits  
Applications accepted for the year 2022       7.9.-25.11.2021
The grants are meant for both those leaving abroad and those arriving at LUT.
Grants for outgoing researchers are meant to cover family-related expenses, such as travel and accommodation. In addition, the foundation may assist researchers visiting LUT in their travel and accommodation expenses.

Grants available for application
Grant application form

Travel grants
Applications accepted continuously.
Travel grants are awarded for international conferences and equivalent events which promote research and make the university better-known.
A favourable statement from the applicant's professor is required.

Grant application form
Travel expenses form

Research Foundation of Lappeenranta University of Technology

Yliopistonkatu 34, P.O.Box 20
53851 Lappeenranta

Office: Room 7351.1
Managing Director: Room 6329

Tel. +358 45 6440 913

Email: info(at)


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Next board meetings: 2.9.
(Donations documents no later than two weeks before committee meeting and grant applications no later than one week before committee meeting)
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