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50 000 € Alfred Kordelin prizes awarded to three recipients

This year the Alfred Kordelin Foundation Prize is awarded to the Conductor Dalia Stasevska, to Minna Halme, Professor of Sustainability Management and to Ilari Sääksjärvi, Professor in Biodiversity Research. Each prize amounts to 50 000 euros. The Alfred Kordelin Prize is awarded every year in Finland to key future actors, who, through their activities in…



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Over 3000 applicants on August application round

The Alfred Kordelin Foundation’s main application round ended on Monday, August 15, 2022 at midnight Finnish time. The number of applicants increased by 1.7 percent compared to last year. 3,111 grant applications were submitted this year and 3,059 last year.  The most grants were applied for in culture for visual arts, literature, and music. In…


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The grant application will end soon – Last-minute technical tips

Application period and office opening hours The Alfred Kordelin Foundation’s August application ends on Monday 15 August at 24:00 Finnish time. Applications must be submitted via the grants online service by the deadline. Late applications or attachments will not be processed and cannot be submitted afterwards. The deadline for statements related to PhD dissertations and…


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The main application round 2022 started

The main application round started August 1st. The application round will end August 15th at 24:00 Finnish time. Grant applications can only be prepared and submitted to the online grant service during the application period. Grants for academic scientific work in different fields of science Finnish citizens and citizens of other countries who live in…


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The Foundation Privacy Statement has been updated

The Alfred Kordelin Foundation Privacy Statement is updated June 17, 2022. The Foundation will introduce online banking authentication on Monday, June 19, 2022. In the Privacy Statement the Foundation updates what information the Foundation collects from individuals who register on the online grant service. Overall, the Privacy Statement has been clarified and specified. The Statement…


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Grant infos in August 2022

We will hold three grant infos in August 2022 as follows: Culture (in Finnish) on Tuesday, August 2, from 1 to 3 p.m. Science (in Finnish) on Wednesday, August 3, from 1 pm to 3 pm Science and Culture (in English) on Thursday, August 4, from 1 pm to 3 pm Please register here: science…


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The main application round and summer opening hours

The main application round starts August 1st and ends August 15th at 24:00 Finnish time. Grant applications can only be prepared and submitted to the online grant service during the application period.   Grants for academic scientific work in 24 different fields of science Finnish citizens and citizens of other countries who live in Finland…


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Our office is closed during Easter

The office of the Alfred Kordelin Foundation will be closed for Easter from Thursday to Monday, April 14-18, 2022. We will serve grant recipients and applicants during normal business hours again on Tuesday, April 19, 2022. The Foundation wishes you a Happy Easter! Alfred Kordelin Foundation toimisto@kordelin.fi | tel. 050 439 3661 Open Mon-Fri 9…


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January 2022 application round: 146 applications

Grant application round for major cultural projects ended in January 31 2022. The application period was 1-31.1.2022. We received 146 applications. Thanks to all applicants! Applications are evaluated by Alfred Kordelin Foundation’s multi-disciplinary team of experts. Shortlisted applicants are invited to present their projects in early March. Decisions will be made in March by the…