Month: November 2019

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Postal strike delays the delivery of grant letters

Postal strike delays the delivery of grant letters. We will report on possible special arrangements in the case of a prolonged strike. The grant letter contains the grant decision (August 2019 application round) and instructions for withdrawing the grant. We apologize for any inconvenience this may cause. Further information:

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Kordelin Foundation awards a prize to Maria Ylipää – humorist Pasi Heikura amongst prize recipients

On 6 November 2019, the Alfred Kordelin Foundation awarded this year’s science and culture prizes. The prizes were awarded to Maria Ylipää, actor and singer; Harri Vasander, Professor of Peatland Forestry in the University of Helsinki; Pasi Heikura, journalist and humourist; and dancer-choreographer Ismo-Pekka Heikinheimo. Each award consists of the sum of €30,000. The Alfred…