Would you like to come to Finland this August and spend three weeks learning more about the country, Finnish society and the Finnish way of life?
This year’s Foreign Correspondents’ Programme is definitely for you, if you are:
The Foreign Correspondents’ Programme starts on 10 August and ends on 28 August 2015. The programme is intensive, and includes briefings on various subjects, meetings with Finnish professionals and visits to business enterprises, cultural sites and institutions. It also includes a weekend stay as the guest of a Finnish family.
The programme provides an excellent opportunity to learn more about Finland, Finnish society and the Finnish way of life. It also offers the means to enhance your professional skills, as well as expand your network of professional colleagues and international friends.
The scholarship covers the costs of travel to and from Finland, local travel in Helsinki, accommodation and the daily programme, including transportation and some meals. The programme does not cover medical insurance, per diem allowance or meals not listed as part of the programme.
All application documents should be written in English and include:
The documents should be sent by email to: XXXXX@formin.fi
The closing date for applications is 15 March 2015 at 11.59 pm local time. Incomplete or late applications will not be considered.
You may also contact:
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Embassy of Finland in XXXXX
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