HPY Research Foundation was founded in 1999 and supports research studies of telecommunications technology, studies closely related to telecommunications business or to the use of telecommunications. These research studies should be in the areas of technological, economical or behavioral sciences and the level of post-graduate studies aiming to doctoral thesis or higher-level studies.
By 2023 the Foundation has granted a total of EUR 1.2 million to mainly researches for their doctoral thesis in various universities. The Foundation library has now 144 doctoral theses.
Grant Applications 2024
HPY Research Foundation 2024 grants are open for applying from Monday 4 December 2023 and the call closes on Wednesday 31 January 2024. The foundation supports doctoral thesis students by awarding grants worth EUR 3,000 each.
The foundation supports research studies of telecommunications technology, studies closely related to telecommunications business and studies of the use or impact of telecommunications. The research area of studies should be technological, economical, business, behavioral or social sciences.
The grant application is sent using the foundation’s online application service during the application period.
Here is the link to foundations application service.
The application service requires you to input info on applicant, studies, research project, previous rewards, recommendations, applicants closely related parties.
The following attachments are obligatory:
- Research plan, max three pages, with following content: Description of the problem, Objectives of the study, Methodology
- Curriculum Vitae (CV) or equivalent
- Proof of grades ie. diploma
- Transcript of records of post-graduate studies
- You may also attach other documents like list of publications, letters of recommendation or other relevant documents.
Deadline for submission of application is Wednesday 31 January 2024.
Late arrival, incomplete application and/or missing attachments shall result in rejection of the application.
HPY:n Tutkimussäätiö – HTF:s Forskningsstiftele sr / HPY Research Foundation
Asiamies Ilpo Aarni
Representative of the foundation:
Ilpo Aarni. Lic.Tech
Phone: +358 (0) 50 2435