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Meet a researcher service boosts interest in research careers in young students, says new evaluation report

Meet a researcher service has been bringing research to Finnish schools continuously since 2019, and from 2022 onwards, the service has collected feedback not only […]

(How) can you lead research? May’s Academy club was filled with vivid discussions on current topics

In the afternoon of the English-language Academy Club in May, Professor Risto Kunelius led a discussion on research group management, which is probably a topical […]

18 Young Academies assembled in Berlin

The main picture of the article shows the participants of the science advice workshop. Photo by Helen Eenmaa   A meeting of the European Young […]

Ministry of Education and Culture supports the growth and development of the Meet a Researcher service over the next three years

The Young Academy Finland has recently received one piece of good news after another. Earlier we reported that the continuation of the Meet a Reseacher […]

Young Academy Finland’s international April

The beginning of April was an exceptionally international month for the Young Academy Finland. While coordinators Riikka Hiltunen and Kim Krappala and board members Lasse […]

Our new Swedish coordinator for the Meet a Reasercher service: Selja Taipale

Selja Taipale is the new bilingual coordinator of the Meet a Researcher service. She will be working with promoting the service in Swedish-speaking educational institutions […]

Apply for membership in Young Academy Finland!

Dear Early Career Researcher! Do you wish to be part of a multidisciplinary community that aims to promote research and strengthen the status of science […]

Our new science education video encourages women and girls to pursue careers in science

The video is available also with subtitles in English!   11 February is the UN International Day of Women and Girls in Science and Technology. […]

YAF ratified the Stockholm Charter for Academic Freedom

Today, 24th of January 2024, the Stockholm Charter for Academic Freedom was launched. The charter was initiated by the Young Academy of Sweden, but many […]

Three years of funding for the teachers’ endorsed Meet a Researcher science education service

The Young Academy Finland has received 110,000 euros from the Jenny and Antti Wihuri Foundation for its Meet a Researcher  service, which offers remote visits […]

Young Academy Finland wishes you a happy summer!

The spring season of the Young Academy Finland has been packed with events, international cooperation, and impact work. Staff will be on holiday from 28 […]

Aftermaths of the Helsinki 2022 international meeting

In Helsinki 2022, the associations and academies of the Baltic and Nordic countries gathered to discuss two main themes, the war in Ukraine and multidisciplinary […]

YAF attended the meeting of European Young Academies in Stockholm to discuss academic freedom

Photos: Erik Thor/Young Academy of Sweden, Salla-Maaria Laaksonen The Young Academy of Sweden hosted the meeting of European National Young Academies (ENYA) in Stockholm on […]

Академія наук молодих вчених Фінляндії вивчила потреби українських дослідників

Звіт, складений координаторкою короткострокового проєкту Мариною Смагіною, тепер можна прочитати на сайті Академії наук молодих вчених Фінляндії. Після повномасштабного вторгнення Росії в Україну в лютому […]

Young Academy Finland investigated the needs of Ukrainian researchers

A report compiled by short-term project coordinator Maryna Smahina has now been published. Following the full-scale invasion of Russia into Ukraine in February 2022, the […]