National support measures are being introduced for scholars and doctoral students fleeing Ukraine to continue their work at Finnish higher education institutions. Detailed information on additional support measures will be published on this website as soon as it is available.
Higher education institutions are also encouraged to utilise the possibilities offered by Horizon2020 and ongoing national research funding instruments.

Fellowships for PhD students from Ukraine

EDUFI provides scholarships for doctoral level studies and research at Finnish universities for students from Ukraine. The hosting university applies for the grant together with the scholarship candidate. The scholarship is granted for 12 months. 

The scholarship comprises of
•    scholarship of 1500€/month
•    In addition, settlement allowance of 2000€ and family allowance of 300€/month can be applied  based on need

There is a rolling deadline for applications. The programme is open for all Finnish universities and all fields of study. 

MSCA4Ukraine scheme for fellowships

The Call for Applications for the MSCA4Ukraine fellowships to host displaced researchers from Ukraine is now published. MSCA4Ukraine is funded by the European Commission under Marie Skłodowska-Curie Actions (MSCA). The online portal for applications opens 24 October 2022 and will remain open until available funds are committed. Applications are submitted by the host organisation on behalf of the displaced researcher from Ukraine.

The MSCA4Ukraine fellowships are open to all domains of research and innovation and they will be awarded for a minimum of 6 months and up to a maximum of 24 months.

Science For Ukraine

#ScienceForUkraine is a community group of volunteer students and research scientists from academic institutions in Europe and around the world.

Their mission is to collect and disseminate information about support opportunities at the university, national, and international level for graduate students and researchers directly affiliated to an academic institution in Ukraine.

The website lists help offers from higher education institutions from around the world.