The Foundation’s purpose is to support research, education and development in natural, technical and economical sciences within the energy industry. The Foundation’s focus areas within the energy industry are energy production and use, as well as clean energy solutions for traffic.
To fulfil its purpose, the Foundation can award grants, honorary awards or other such financial means to economically support actions relating to meeting its objective, and carry out communications and publication activities. Multi-annual grant may also be accepted as a fixed-sum commitment for clearly-defined purposes.
Application to the Energy Policy Research Group (EPRG), University of Cambridge
EPRG – Fortum Foundation grant shall be awarded to one person who shall be either a doctoral student under process of writing his/hers doctoral thesis or post-gratuated PhD. The work should be within focus areas of Fortum Foundation and also be interesting for EPRG. The maximum grant sum is 30.000 euros and it is awarded for 12 months. The grant will be paid monthly. EPRG and Fortum Foundation will do a joint decision on the fellowship award. For more information about EPRG and its research activities please visit: http://www.eprg.group.cam.ac.uk/ EPRG’s visiting requirements can be found: http://www.eprg.group.cam.ac.uk/category/for-research-visitors/