Tekes USA

International opportunities for researchers

FiDiPro - Finland Distinguished Professor Programme

FiDiPro provides competitive grants to projects recruiting highly merited scientists, who are able to commit to long-term cooperation with a Finnish university or research institute. Finnish universities and research institutes may propose FiDiPro project applications from all disciplines.

NSF Graduate Research Fellows

NSF Graduate Research Fellows, Graduate Research Opportunity Worldwide (GROW) Programme  expands opportunities for U.S. graduate students to engage in international research collaboration. Tekes and Academy of Finland invite NSF Graduate Research Fellows to team up with leading Finnish research groups.

NSF Partnerships for International Research and Education (PIRE)

Tekes is partnering with the National Science Foundation's ( NSF) Partnerships for International Research and Education (PIRE) Programme. PIRE is an NSF-wide program that supports international activities across all NSF supported disciplines. Tekes can fund the Finnish research organisation's project costs. The project participants are asked to submit a common proposal directly to NSF.

FiDiPro Professor Potrait: Natalia Juristo