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Kone Foundation is an independent and unaffiliated organisation that awards grants to promote academic research, culture and the arts.

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Kone Foundation’s annual grant call will be arranged in September – this year’s thematic grant call focuses on the current state of Finnish democracy

Thematic grant call 2022: The current state and challenges of Finnish democracy

Piirroskuva, jossa sinitukkainen henkilö soittaa suurta pianoa

Kone Foundation provides EUR 4.5 million in funding to humanities research and artistic research at Finnish universities