Finnish Government Scholarship Pool, University of Western Australia (UWA)

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Title
Finnish Government Scholarship Pool
Description
The Finnish Government offers scholarships of 3-9 months for Doctoral level studies, research and teaching at a higher education institution in Finland. The Finnish Government Scholarship Pool programme is open to young researchers from all academic fields. The scholarships can not be applied for post-Doctoral studies or research.
Payment type
Monthly Stipend
Value
Please see conditions
Value unit
Per annum
Basis of award
Academic Achievement
Eligibility
  • intend to pursue post-Master's level studies as a visiting student, participate in a research project or teach at a higher education institution or public research institute in Finland; priority will be given to doctoral studies
  • have established contact with the Finnish receiving institution before applying
  • have a letter of invitation from the academic supervisor in Finland; the invitation should also explain the commitment of the host institution to the project
  • have earned a Masters-level degree before applying
  • not have spent already more than one year at a Finnish higher education institution immediately before the intended scholarship period in Finland
  • be able to give proof of sufficient skills in speaking and writing the language needed in study/research
Nationality
Australian Citizen, Australian Permanent Resident
Study area
All
Commencement date
01/04/2013
Applications open
01/10/2011
Applications close
01/02/2013
Tenable At
Overseas Institution, Overseas University
Currently available
Yes
Application status
Closed

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