Flagship Programme call 4, 2023

14 April 2023
16 May 2023 at 16.15 Finnish time
up to 40 million euros for first four years
1 Jan 2024–30 Ap 2028 (1st), 1 Jan 2028–31 Dec 2031 (2nd)
  • Expected number of funded Flagships: 3–5
  • Applied for by Finnish higher education institutions and government research institutes; consortium applications accepted
  • Applicants are requested notify the preliminary topic, fields and keywords of the application by email to flagship@aka.fi by 14 April 2023. The notification is non-binding. The information will be used in organising the expert review.

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. A Flagship is an effective mix of cutting-edge research, impact in support of economic growth and/or society, close connections to the business sector and society at large, adaptability, and a strong commitment from host organisations to meeting the set targets.

Before you fill in the application in the online services (SARA), carefully read the call text and the ‘Read more’ section, especially the funding terms and conditions.

If the call text and the funding terms and conditions conflict, the terms and conditions should always be considered primary. This call text is exceptionally available in English only.

Read the full call text on this page.

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