Special funding for EuroHPC, quantum computing and high-performance computing

11 August 2021
6 October 2021 at 16.15 Finnish time
6 million euros
1 January 2022 - 31 December 2024
  • Applicants are requested notify the topic, fields and keywords of the application by email to eurohpc@aka.fi by 1 September 2021. The information will help in organising the scientific review.
  • average funding 400,000–500,000 euros per subproject
  • for multidisciplinary research teams or consortia composed of two or more research teams
  • Applicants are encouraged to approach the topic broadly and together with relevant national or international partners, expanding their expertise and seeking new initiatives.
  • funding to hire a research team and to cover direct research costs


The aim of the funding is to support the development of a diverse future computing ecosystem and the expansion of computing expertise into new sectors. The funding is designed to promote scientific renewal and diversity, the quality of research and scientific impact as well as impact beyond academia.

The funding is targeted at:

  • high-quality research related to EuroHPC, high-performance computing or the introduction of quantum computers
  • utilisation of high-performance computing in different research fields.

At the core of the Academy of Finland’s activities is to provide funding for excellent scientific research. The research we fund is also expected to have high scientific and social impact and follow the principles of responsible science.

Before you fill in your application in the online services (SARA), carefully read the call text and 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. If the translated English or Swedish version of the call text is in conflict with the Finnish call text, the Finnish version should always be considered primary.

Read the full call text on this page.

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