Applying for a grant

Instructions for applying for a grant

Application period 2023

OPEN CALL FOR Applications 1.1.2023-28.2.2023


Uumu ry. grants from the Raimo Sydänmaan fund additional open call 2023

In 2023 the Foundation is also awarding grants from Uudenmaan munuais- ja maksayhdistys Uumu ry Raimo Sydänmaa fund for research in liver diseases. Raimo Sydänmaa, a transport entrepreneur from Lohja, left a donation for research in liver diseases to UUMU ry. in his will. Grants are applied for through the standard grant application form. The grantees are expected to present the results of their research in a general sense to the members of Uumu ry as well.

Applications are done in the Foundation’s online application system:

The application form and the mandatory attachments are filled in the online application system. The Foundation does not process mailed in applications. Only the applications that have been sent to the Foundation before the end of the application call will be considered.

Please attach an academic CV and an max. two page long research plan to the application. The attachments should present the applicants prior activities and stage of career as a researcher, prior publications and project budget. Publications should not be attached to the applications.

The applications is filled once also when a larger research group is applying for a grant. To the application should be attached a CV of all members of the research team. The contact person (PI) of the research team should be named in the application.

Please present the central aims, methods as well as the expected results and possible applications of the research in the application.

The application shall be sent through the online application system before the deadline of the application call.

One or more persons giving a recommendation can be named in the application. An automatic email is sent to the named persons where they are asked to write in a letter of recommendation to the Foundation. The deadline for all recommendations is always 7 days after the end of the open call. The email will not be sent to the recommendation givers before the application is sent to the Foundation.

Late applications or recommendations will not be considered in the evaluation of the applications.

The Foundation’s agent will answer all questions regarding the application process:

Sebastian Lindberg