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 funding is applied for by universities, each university with its own application. The funds will be made available in the form of fixed-term development funding to be used to cover the specific costs associated with the transitional changes.