Nokia Visiting Professor

Nokia Visiting Professor

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 in the field of Information and Communications Technologies (ICT). The minimum period for the visit is two months. Visitors coming to Finland must typically participate in research work and teaching.

How to apply

Nokia Visiting Professor 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.


Rolling - grant decisions will be made twice a year

Additional Info

Guidelines for applicants:

  • Application should include a clear, concise and realistic research plan for the visit.
  • Establishing a new collaboration between distinguished research groups is valued.
  • Ethical aspects of the research should be comprehensively explained in the application form.
  • Benefits of the visit to Finland should be clearly argued in the application.
  • Scholarship is intended for supporting travel and accommodation expenses, not for applicant’s salary.

Information on the amounts and topics previously awarded you’ll find from Archive.

Key dates/info

Nokia Foundation Board will make grant decisions twice a year.

Applications Sent By: Board Decision Available By:
24 May 2024 30 June 2024
8 November 2024 23 December 2024