Academy of Finland

We fund high-quality scientific research, provide expertise in science and science policy and strengthen the position of science and research.

Academicians of Science

Kari Alitalo and Kaisa Häkkinen have been conferred the honorary title of Academician of Science. President of the Republic Sauli Niinistö granted the titles at a presidential session 27 November 2020.

Open and upcoming calls

BiodivRestore Joint Transnational Call

Call opens 5 October 2020
Call closes 7 December 2020

Strategic research programme: Demographic Changes – Causes, Consequences and Solutions (DEMOGRAPHY)

Call opens 1 Dec 2020
Call closes 13 Jan 2021 at 16.15 Finnish time (letters of intent)

Strategic research programme: Environmental and Social Links to Biodiversity Loss (BIOD)

Call opens 1 Dec 2020
Call closes 13 Jan 2021 at 16.15 Finnish time (letters of intent)

Strategic research programme: Pandemics as a Challenge for Society (PANDEMICS)

Call opens 1 Dec 2020
Call closes 13 Jan 2021 at 16.15 Finnish time (letters of intent)

Academy of Finland – NIH joint call pilot: thematic areas of the Finnish Research Flagships

Call opens 1 December 2020
Call closes 9 April 2021 at 16.15 Finnish time
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Strategic research

The Strategic Research Council (SRC) funds high-quality research that has great societal impact. SRC-funded research seeks concrete solutions to grand challenges that require multidisciplinary approaches as well as active and ongoing collaboration between those who produce new research knowledge and those who use it.

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Tietysti.fi

Tietysti.fi is a website run by the Academy of Finland to communicate Academy-funded research projects and other scientific research to a mainstream audience in a popular way.

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