Foundations support the promotion of researcher mobility – spring 2020 Tutkijat maailmalle grant decisions have been made
The corona situation did not hamper applicants’ enthusiasm to participate in the foundations’ joint Tutkijat maailmalle call for grant applications.
KAUTE’s Avartajat series introduces new and interesting exploration awards from researchers funded by the Foundation. Series stories provide fresh insights into current and emerging phenomena in commercial and technical sciences.
KAUTE’s grant decisions have been published – grants in particular for digitalisation and sustainable development research
The foundation’s spring grant decisions also emphasise the continuity of research funding.
The Young Researcher Entrepreneur of the Year is accelerating the transformation of the sawmill industry
Computational engineering researcher and Young Researcher Entrepreneur of the Year 2019, Jere Heikkinen, wants to reform the Finnish sawmill industry with the help of artificial intelligence. Heikkinen’s company, Finnos, develops measurement equipment for log quality control.
FOREIGN TRADE SPECIAL FUND’S 2020 GRANTS APPLICATION PERIOD 4-22.5.2020
The purpose of the KAUTE Foundation’s Foreign Trade Special Fund is to support international exchange studies in business and economics. The fund awards scholarships to students completing a master’s degree at Aalto University. Priority is given to students of the School of Business. In the spring 2020, the fund will provide grants to cover study… Read more
Free communications trainings for KAUTE’s grant recipients
KAUTE Foundation will organise two virtual trainings in May, one about research pitching and the other about social media. The free trainings will be held in English and are open to KAUTE’s grant recipients.
Tutkijat maailmalle on KAUTE-säätiön, Walter Ahlströmin säätiön ja Liikesivistysrahaston yhteinen kansainvälistymisohjelma. Blogissa ohjelmaan osallistuneet tutkijat kertovat kokemuksistaan kansainvälisessä tutkijavaihdossa.
Instructions for KAUTE’s grant recipients regarding the coronavirus
The coronavirus affects the work of some of KAUTE’s grant recipients. Four our part, we are striving to be flexible so that the grants can be used for their original purpose to the greatest extent possible.
KAUTE’s March–April calls for grant applications: internationalisation and business cooperation
The foundation is organising three calls for grant applications in March–April together with other foundations and organisations.
Jouni Lounasmaa served as the KAUTE Foundation’s director for ten years and led the foundation into the 2010s. Over the last decade, the foundation’s interaction with the rest of society has increased and its cooperation with other foundations has strengthened. The beginning of the 2020s marked another change for the foundation, when Tuomas Olkku took over as Lounasmaa’s successor. His task is to take the foundation in an even more influential direction.
KAUTE’s grant application results will be published in June
The KAUTE Foundation received a total of 315 applications in January’s call for grant applications. Grant decisions will be published in early June.
CALL FOR GRANT APPLICATIONS 2019
KAUTE Foundation: Call for grant applications in technology and economics.
The KAUTE Foundation is reforming its grants: “We want to take forward things that will change the world”
The KAUTE Foundation’s objective is to promote the sustainable renewal of Finnish business and society. That is why more emphasis will be placed on working grants in the future.