Research infrastructures form a reserve of research facilities, equipment, materials and services. As such, they enable research and development at various stages of innovation, while supporting organised research, researcher training and teaching. They also support and develop research and innovation capacity.
Competitive funding to streghten university profiles
The aim of this funding opportunity is to support and speed up the strategic profiling of Finnish universities in order to improve their capacity for enhancing research quality. The funding is intended for measures that strengthen the universities’ strategic research fields and new initiatives. The funding is open to all scientific disciplines.
The aim of the Academy of Finland’s flagship programme is to pool together expertise from different fields in Finland to form high-level research and impact clusters that will further contribute to increasing the quality and impact of Finnish research.