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Grant Applications to the Biomedicum Helsinki Foundation

Biomedicum Helsinki Foundation supports high-quality research in clinical medicine and related biomedical and/or health sciences.The Foundation has prepared to award this year for these purposes 210 000 €. The recipients of the grants will be published and the grants paid on the Biomedicum Helsinki Day, in fall 2019.

  • Young investigator's grants are meant for graduate students working towards their doctoral degree. The application has to include the plan for the use of funding. The grant will not be allowed for the costs of the dissertation ; the grant application will not be considered if the date of the dissertation is agreed or the work will be completed during the summer of 2019.
    The same person can receive Young scientist's grant twice.
    The amount of this grant is either 4 000 € or 6 000 €.

  • Start-up grant, is intended to make it easier to take on a research project without having to commit to a career in research. The grant is aimed at either current or past students of medicine / dentistry. The applicant can for instance be a medical student wishing to continue more in-depth their MD / DD thesis or a working doctor who wishes to tackle a specific issue arising from their professional clinical setting. The grant is 4 000€.

  • The purpose of the Borrelia Fund is to award the grants to promote the publicization of the Borrelia disease and to support its medical research.

  • The purpose of the Timo Lehtonen Urology Fund is to award the grants to promote the publicization of the urology diseases and to support the medical research.

  • You can apply only one grant. In case you send several applications, only the last one will be considered.

  • The Foundation may award to clinical investigator not more than one grant of at most 75 000 € for post-doctoral training abroad.The eligibility requirements are to have a doctoral degree and to be resident or already a specialized physician.

Application Period from May 13 to June 7, 2019

Applications will be submitted electronically. Access to the application form will be closed by the dead-line on Friday, June 7, 2019, at 16:00 hrs.

No other calls for applications will take place in 2019. Only the applications by dead-line will be accepted.

1. Application form for Young Investigators 

2. Application form for Start-up grant

3. Application form for Borrelia Fund

4. Application form for Timo Lehtonen Urology Fund

5. Application form for Clinical Researchers

The application and appendices

After submitting the electronic application form, the appendices should be added as one pdf-file (maximum size is 16 MB).

1. Grants to young investigators 

  • application form
  • research plan (max 2 pages)
  • short curriculum vitae (max 1 page)
  • list of publications (max 10 most considerable publications during last five years)

2. Grants to start-up 

  • application form
  • research plan (max 2 pages)
  • short curriculum vitae (max 1 page) 
  • list of publications (no necessary)

 3. Grants to Borrelia Fund

  • application form
  • research plan (max 2 pages)
  • short curriculum vitae (max 1 page)
  • list of publications (max 10 most considerable publications during last five years)

 4. Grants to Timo Lehtonen Urology Fund

  • application form
  • research plan (max 2 pages)
  • short curriculum vitae (max 1 page)
  • list of publications (max 10 most considerable publications during last five years)

5. Grants to clinical investigators (amount of the grant is max 50.000 €)

  • application form
  • research plan (max 5 pages)
  • description of the host group/laboratory for post-doctoral training 
  •  short curriculum vitae (max 1 page)
  • list of publications (max 20 publications)
  • invitation to the host group / laboratory

Excample of marking publication:

9. Kouri VP, Olkkonen J, Kaivosoja E, Ainola M, Juhila J, Hovatta I, Konttinen YT, Mandelin J. Circadian timekeeping is disturbed in rheumatoid arthritis at molecular level. PLoS One 2013;8(1):e54049. (IF 3.234, Rank 9/57 in Multidisciplinary Sciences)

During the review process, the following matters will be considered, among others

  • significance of the proposal with regard to medical and health sciences
  • the relevance of the proposal to the key research fields and strengths of the University of Helsinki and the Hospital District of Helsinki and Uusimaa
  • Disqualification of reviewers: http://aka.fi/en/review-and-funding-decisions/how-applications-are-reviewed/disqualification/  
  • research funding from other sources
  • previous research merits of the applicant
  • current status of the thesis project

Use of grant, method of payment and reporting

  • Grants to young scientists are awarded as personal grants. This grant is given twice to the same person.

  • Start-up grants are awarded to make it easier to take on a research project without having to commit to a career in research.

  • The purpose of the Borrelia Fund is to award the grants to promote the publicization of the Borrelia disease and to support its medical research.

  • The purpose of the Timo Lehtonen Urology Fund is to award the grants to promote the publicization of the urology diseases and to support the medical research.

  • Grant to clinical investigator is awarded as a personal grant to support post-doctoral training abroad.

  • Names of grantees will be published and grants will be paid in fall 2019 on the Biomedicum Helsinki Day. All applicants will receive decision e-mail from the Board of Biomedicum Helsinki Foundation.

  • The person receiving a grant must give a written report on the use of grant to the Board of Biomedicum Helsinki Foundation within one year after payment.

  • The young scientist grantees have to mention the grant by Biomedicum Helsinki Foundation in the Acknowledgements of the publication.

  • The Foundation will inform The Finnish tax authorities of the grants and their recipient.

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Grant Applications to the Biomedicum Helsinki Foundation

Biomedicum Helsinki Foundation supports high-quality research in clinical medicine and related biomedical and/or health sciences.The Foundation has prepared to award this year for these purposes 210 000 €. The recipients of the grants will be published and the grants paid on the Biomedicum Helsinki Day, in fall 2019.

Application Period from May 13 to June 7, 2019

Applications will be submitted electronically. Access to the application form will be closed by the dead-line on Friday, June 7, 2019, at 16:00 hrs.

No other calls for applications will take place in 2019. Only the applications by dead-line will be accepted.

1. Application form for Young Investigators 

2. Application form for Start-up grant

3. Application form for Borrelia Fund

4. Application form for Timo Lehtonen Urology Fund

5. Application form for Clinical Researchers

The application and appendices

After submitting the electronic application form, the appendices should be added as one pdf-file (maximum size is 16 MB).

1. Grants to young investigators 

2. Grants to start-up 

 3. Grants to Borrelia Fund

  • application form
  • research plan (max 2 pages)
  • short curriculum vitae (max 1 page)
  • list of publications (max 10 most considerable publications during last five years)

 4. Grants to Timo Lehtonen Urology Fund

  • application form
  • research plan (max 2 pages)
  • short curriculum vitae (max 1 page)
  • list of publications (max 10 most considerable publications during last five years)

5. Grants to clinical investigators (amount of the grant is max 50.000 €)

Excample of marking publication:

9. Kouri VP, Olkkonen J, Kaivosoja E, Ainola M, Juhila J, Hovatta I, Konttinen YT, Mandelin J. Circadian timekeeping is disturbed in rheumatoid arthritis at molecular level. PLoS One 2013;8(1):e54049. (IF 3.234, Rank 9/57 in Multidisciplinary Sciences)

During the review process, the following matters will be considered, among others

Use of grant, method of payment and reporting

30.9.2019/kv