The Research Council of Finland and National Institute of Health are collaborating on a joint call for proposals in 2024. The call aims to increase research collaboration between the US and Finland and supports projects that focus on relevant thematic areas of the Finnish Research Flagships, including:
- Artificial Intelligence
- Digital Precision Cancer Medicine
- Inequalities, Interventions and New Welfare State
- Materials Bioeconomy
- Wireless Communication Technologies
- Forest-Human-Machine Interplay
- Atmosphere and Climate
- Gene, Cell and Nano Therapy
- Immune System
- Quantum Technology
- Mathematics in Imaging and Modelling
- Digital Water Competence
Eligible proposals must have a minimum of one applicant from Finland and the US, and both countries should have significant research participation. The PI of the proposed project must have a doctoral degree and significant scientific merits and a close connection with Finland.
The maximum budget allowed is 750,000 EUR for a duration of 5 years. The "Intent to submit" must be sent at least ten weeks before the corresponding full proposal deadline at the NIH, and the "close-to-final draft" of the full proposal must be submitted at least 6 weeks before.
Accordingly, the next LOI and final deadlines are February 27, 2024 and March 26, 2024.
March 26, 2024