Past funding calls
1. Targeted Travel Grants
Between 2013 and 2018, FinCEAL awarded a total of 234 Targeted Travel Grants to support experts' participation in Science, Technology and Innovation- related events in Africa, Asia, LAC region and Europe.
- In 2017-2018, 76 Targeted Travel Grants were issued.View the full list of grantees here.
- In 2015-2016, 76 Targeted Travel Grants were issued. View events and grants here.
- In 2013-2014, 82 Targeted Travel Grants were issued.
2. Open Travel Grants
Rolling Call for Travel Grants 2017-2018. Open Travel grants for researchers and PhD students were awarded between March 2017 and August, 2018. View the Grantees for the FinCEAL Plus Rolling Call for Travel Grants
Rolling Call for Travel Grants 2015-2016. Open Travel Grants for researchers and PhD students were awarded between November 2015 and August, 2016. View the Grantees for the FinCEAL Plus Rolling Call for Travel Grants
Open Call for Travel Grants 2015. The first FinCEAL Plus Open Call for Travel Grants was open between March and May 2015. In this Call, FinCEAL Plus received 36 applications and awarded a total of 30 grants (of which 21 grants were for researchers and 9 for PhD candidates).View the Grantees for the first FinCEAL Plus Open Call
Open Call for Travel Grants 2014. This Open Call for the Grants for Africa and the LAC region was published in April and closed in May 2014. We received 45 applications in total, and 28 grants were awarded. View the Grantees for the second Open Call for the FinCEAL Travel Grants
Open Call for Travel Grants 2013. The first Open Call for the Grants for Africa and LAC was published in September and closed in October 2013. In total we received 46 applications and 23 grants were awarded. View Grantees for the first Open Call for the FinCEAL Travel Grants
2. Project Preparatory Grants
2017-2018 Rolling Call: statistics coming soon
Rolling Call for Project Preparatory Grants 2015-2016. The Rolling Call for Africa, Asia and LAC-related projects was launched in March 2015 and closed in April 2016. FinCEAL Plus awarded a total of 10 grants between 2000€ and 5000€.
Call for Project Preparatory Funding 2013-2014. The first call for this funding targeting Africa and the LAC region was open between December 2013 and January 2014. The second call was open between June and August 2014. Through the two calls, FinCEAL received 20 applications and awarded 6 grants of 5000€.
3. Event Grants
- 2017-2018 Rolling Call: 30 applications received, 19 event grants awarded.
- 2016 Call: Targeted events related to Asia and the LAC region only. List of grantees
- 2015 Call: 18 applications received, 11 grants awarded. List of grantees
- 2014 Pilot Call: Targeted events related to the LAC region only. 12 applications received, 11 grants awarded
4. Research Visit Grants
2017-2018: statistics coming soon
Pilot Call for Research Visit Grants 2016. The Pilot Call was open between September and October 2016 and targeted research visits from the LAC region only. 8 applications from 6 Finnish institutions were received, and 3 grants awarded.
5. The 2021 Partnership Support Instrument Call
The extraordinary 2021 call for funding under the Partnership Support Instrument supported the re-starting and development of partnerships between the Finnish science community and counterparts in Africa, Asia, and Latin America and the Caribbean to respond to the realities for cooperation during the COVID-19 pandemic. Unlike previous calls, there were no pre-defined funding modalities.
- 2021 Call: information coming soon