Postdoctoral research grant

A postdoctoral research grant is a grant aimed at supporting the launch of a research career of the people with a doctoral degree obtained from an Estonian university at a foreign R&D institutions or among highly qualified research groups.

A person can apply for funding if he/she has been awarded a doctoral degree within the past five years as of the deadline for the submission of grant applications. Please find more information here.

The application call 2021 is closed. The submission of applications for postdoctoral, start-up, and team grants took place from 1 March to 31 March 2021. Information and related documentation can be found from the Call 2021 page.


Helen Post
Head of Department of Research Funding
+372 731 7363