The NOP-HS Scientific Journal Grant aims to promote the dissemination of qualified research results within the fields of humanities and social sciences. NOP-HS supports Nordic journals of the highest quality that promote renewal in the research field.
The grant is open to journals with a humanities or social sciences orientation. The journals must have a Nordic foundation, have an external peer review system and be regularly indexed by international databases. The supported journal must be open access.
The current terms and conditions for the grant are described in the NOP-HS call for applications 2020 (pdf).
The journal grant decisions are made by NOP-HS, a sub-committee to the NOS-HS.
NOP-HS Journal Grants 2020
The call is open 1 September – 28 September 2020 closing 16.15 Finnish time (CEST+01.00).
You will need the following documents to prepare a successful application:
- Call for applications: NOP-HS Journal Grants 2020 (pdf)
- Appendix 1, NOP-HS Eligibility check (word)
- Appendix 2, NOP-HS Journal project description (pdf)
- Appendix 3, NOP-HS Journal budget proposal (excel)
- Appendix 4, Application details for NOP-HS Scientific Journal grants (word)
- Appendix 5, Publishing contract
The grant will be available in three categories. See the call text for definitions for each category.
The funding period is either 1.1.2021–31.12.2021 for one-year grants or 1.1.2021–31.12.2022 for two-year grants.
Application are submitted to the Academy of Finland online services.
For further questions please contact at nop-hs(at)aka.fi. Kindly note that inquiries are answered from 3 August onwards.