The University of Eastern Finland
At the forefront of science and research
Saastamoinen Foundation supports research projects that enable major scientific and commercial breakthroughs in Finland. The Foundation’s support is channelled towards exchange programmes for undergraduate students and young scientists’ international research work. The Foundation also helps bring eminent professors from the United States to visit Finland.
Over the years, some of the areas in which Saastamoinen Foundation has enabled scientific breakthroughs are: bioinformatics, stem cell research, environmental change, bioeconomics and epilepsy research.
Photo: Kimmo Syväri, University of Eastern Finland