Grants for international research visits 2024
Applications accepted 11.9.-24.11.2023
The grants are meant for both those leaving abroad.
Grants for outgoing researchers are meant to cover family-related expenses, such as travel and accommodation. Grants available 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 Science award
The foundation gives a science award annually to one distinguished researcher.
Science award professors: Marianne Nyström (2007), Juha Pyrhönen (2008), Aki Mikkola (2009), Heikki Haario (2010), Kaisu Puumalainen (2011), Heikki Handroos (2012), Tuure Tuuva (2013), Mika Sillanpää (2014), Kari Ullakko (2015), Mika Mänttäri (2016), Timo Hyppänen (2017), Paavo Ritala (2018), Heikki Kälviäinen (2019), Christian Breyer (2020), Aino Kianto (2021) and Esa Vakkilainen (2022).
Research Foundation of LUT University, LAB University and Saimaa Vocational College Sampo
Yliopistonkatu 34, P.O.Box 20
Office: Room 6329
Tel. +358 45 6440 913