Funding

The call for doctoral candidate positions starting in 2019 is closed.

Other ways of funding a PhD project is a salary paid by their supervisor or a personal grant from a private foundation applied for by the doctoral candidate him/herself. Doctoral candidates may also fund their studies themselves or pursue their degree in tandem with work.

More information about funding: www.helsinki.fi/en/research/doctoral-education/funding

Funding for 2019 has been allocated as follows:
Pinky Dutta (4 years)
Riikka Mäkilä (2 years)
Neha Rai (1 year)

Travel grants are intended to support doctoral candidates’ foreign and domestic travel for academic purposes (doctoral courses, learning in other research groups or participating in scientific conferences, seminars or workshops).  All doctoral candidates belonging to a doctoral programme in the YEB doctoral school may apply for travel grants.

More information: https://www.helsinki.fi/en/research/doctoral-education/doctoral-schools-and-programmes/doctoral-school-in-environmental-food-and-biological-sciences/financial-support-for-doctoral-candidates