Kone Foundation, an independent non-profit organisation, is offering scholarships to conduct research in China. The Fudan Nordic Centre in Shanghai, a joint-venture between Fudan University and universities from Denmark, Finland, Iceland, Norway and Sweden, will provide the scholarship awardees with office space.
All researchers and academic staff of the Nordic Centre’s Finnish member universities are eligible for this scholarship meant for a 4-6 months research period in China during the academic year 2019-2020.
The Finnish member universities of the Fudan Nordic Center are the University of Helsinki, the University of Eastern Finland, Hanken School of Economics, the University of Lapland, the University of Tampere and the University of Turku. All of these universities are also member institutions of the Finnish Center of Chinese Law.
More information about the scholarships, including the full Call for Applications and instructions on how to apply, can be found on Asianet’s website.
The application deadline is April 5, 16.00, Finnish time.