Search Results: funding

Test your business idea with Draft funding – Apply by 10 May 2021! [article]

Do you have a business idea? Would you like to test its feasibility? In Draft Program, you can do it easily without risk and can get financial support up to 4 000 euros with Draft program experts at your service! Build your own team (minimum 2 persons) of students, staff and/or alumni of University of Eastern […]

Funding options for doctoral researchers [page]

The right to pursue doctoral studies does not include funding or a contract of employment or teaching tasks at the University. However, full-time doctoral students need funding to cover their costs of living and potential research costs (travel costs, research material etc.). Funding options should be discussed with the supervisor already when planning to apply […]

Funding your studies abroad [page]

General information The tuition fees of the host university are waived for the outgoing exchange students who go on exchange via the exchange programmes or bilateral agreements of University of Eastern Finland. However, the outgoing exchange students should be prepared for other costs (study materials, membership fees, photocopies, etc.) In most student exchange programmes (including […]

TFK programme [page]

TFK is short for Team Finland Knowledge. In the TFK programme, Finnish higher education institutions may apply for funding for e.g. mobility projects with the TFK target regions and countries. UEF is coordinating and participating in several TFK projects in 2021-2023. For more information about the TFK programme, please check the website of EDUFI. UEF […]

Open Access Week 25-31 October [article]

Aiming to be a researcher? Also students are welcome to join the events on the open access week. Open Science Cafe Online #1: Identify yourself as a researcher! Tue 26 at 14:15–15:45 What’s ORCID? And what’s it for? Can you even publish without a researcher identifier? Does it have something to do with research funding […]

Information about 10% contract of employment [page]

Grant researchers are warmly welcomed by the University of Eastern Finland to do their research here. The university offers grant researchers an opportunity to conclude a part-time (10%) contract of employment for everyone who has an external funding of at least 12 months and meets other criteria listed below. In practice this means that the […]

UEF will present awards to its young researchers – Young Researchers’ Evening 17 March 2021 [article]

An adventurous mind, joy of discovery, meaningful work, and passion for research! Competing for funding and dealing with insecurity and part-time contracts. The University of Eastern Finland’s Young Researchers’ Evening on 17 March at 5–6 pm will focus on the ups and downs of the research career and academic career development. At the event, the […]

Doctoral education and applying for a study right [page]

Doctoral education The University of Eastern Finland offers high-quality research opportunities after obtaining your Master’s degree, including a doctoral degree. Some fields also offer professional postgraduate degrees, such as the medical physicist’s and chemist’s degrees. The aim of scientific doctoral education is to educate professionals in research who have the capacity to work independently in […]

Travel grants [page]

Many foundations grant funds for traveling. You can search for available travel grants in Research Professional portal (requires UEF login) or Research.fi database Some faculties and departments also give travel grants.