Magnus Ehrnrooth Foundation grants are applied for electronically during the time period 15.10. – 9.12. Requested recommendations have to be submitted electronically during the application time period.

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The Magnus Ehrnrooth Foundation has granted 170 stipends in 2017, in total almost 1.7 million euros. The number of applications was 717 amounting to about 10.8 million euros. The stipends of 2017 can soon be found here. However, it might take a few days. There is a problem with updating these pages. The award letters to the grantees were mailed today (March 6).

The Magnus Ehrnrooth foundation has on March 6 2016 awarded 177 grantees totally 1 709 827 euro in support of basic research in mathematics, astronomy, physics and chemistry, including medical chemistry. This sum includes 40 000 euro granted to 6 recipients in support of developing teaching of natural sciences and mathematics in the schools

The total number of applications was 840 for a total amount 13.5 million euro.

45 researchers received graduate student scholarships for one year or half a year, 21 researchers received postdoc-stipends, 60 research projects received support and 51 researchers received travel grants.

Support was awarded to the various fields of science as follows: mathematics 201 097 €, astronomy 63 440 €, physics 501 890 €, chemistry 362 700 € and medical chemistry 540 700 €.

Den biggest receiver of support is the University of Helsinki, 78 awards amounting to 688 820 €, followed by Åbo Akademi University, 32 awards, 348 000 €, Aalto university, 15 awards, 151 550 €, University of Turku, 15 awards, 138 595 €, University of Oulu, 9 awards, 118 500 € and University of Jyväskylä, 8 awards, 101 280 €.

 

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Applications for grants from the Magnus Ehrnrooth foundation can be submitted from October 15 to December 9, 2016. The awarded grants will be published on March 6, 2017, the birthday of Magnus Ehrnrooth.

Note that the instructions have been updated on November 20, 2016. Please, read through the instructions once again before submitting your applicatioen

The Magnus Ehrnrooth Foundation has on March 6, 2015 awarded 217 grants amounting to 1 703 900 €. The total number of applications was 769 amounting to 11 860 000 €.
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The Magnus Ehrnrooth Foundation has on March 6, 2014 awarded 202 grants amounting to 1 741 875 €. The total number of applications was 786 amounting to 12 800 000 €.

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To celebrate its 50th anniversary, the foundation has decided to award five large research grants amounting to 700 000€. Additionally, the foundation has awarded grants amounting to 1 609 295€.

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The Magnus Ehrnrooth Foundation has on March 6, 2012 awarded 224 grants amounting to 1 634 700 €. The total number of applications was 833 amounting to 8 667 600 €.

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Magnus Ehrnrooth foundation has on March 6, 2011 awarded grants amounting to 1 617 285€.

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Magnus Ehrnrooth foundation has on March 6, 2010 awarded grants amounting to 1 613 225€.

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The Magnus Ehrnrooth Foundation celebrated its 50th anniversary in 2013. To celebrate the anniversary the foundation published a booklet in Finnish and Swedish describing its development and activities during its first fifty years.
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