Nokia Visiting Professor and Centennial

Nokia Visiting Professor and Centennial

Scholarship Overview

Grants for Nokia Visiting Professors are given to distinguished foreign professors to work in Finland, or to deserving Finnish professors working at respected foreign universities. The minimum period for the visit is two months. Visitors coming to Finland must typically participate in research work, give lectures and collaborate with Finnish companies.

Centennial Scholarship application submission is open only once:

The latest possibility to apply for a Centennial Scholarship is January 20, 2020. After that no application submissions for a Centennial Scholarship will open.

Centennial Scholarships are given to recently graduated post-doc researchers for a research visit to Finland. Doctoral students who can already show exceptional progress of their studies can also apply. The minimum length of the research visit is three months. Research scope shall be in information and telecommunications technologies. Invitation from the host university in Finland is a pre-requisite for the application. The research plan must show how the proposed work integrates with research of the hosting organization.

How to apply

Nokia Visiting Professor and Centennial Application

Please note: you may partially complete an application (save a draft) and continue with it later. The application tool will provide additional instructions for completing the application form.



Key dates/info

Nokia Foundation Board will make decisions quarterly.

Applications Sent By: Board Decision available:
January 20, 2020 February 28, 2020
April 27, 2020 May 29, 2020
August 10, 2020 September 11, 2020
November 23, 2020 December 28, 2020