Solutions Blog

Protecting People or Whales – Where to at the International Whaling Commission?

By Apurahansaaja | November 21, 2018

The recent reports of the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) and the World Wide Fund for Nature (WWF) paint… Read the full post »

We awarded 2.7 million euros for research that benefits the environment

By Nesslingin Säätiö | November 19, 2018

The 2018 grants have now been awarded. In the 2018 general call for grant applications, we asked for solution proposals… Read the full post »

4 challenges and a solution in antibiotic resistance research communication

By Apurahansaaja | November 14, 2018

Communication of research findings to the general public is increasingly recognized as a responsibility of scientists. While research communication might… Read the full post »

In 2018, the foundation is a social actor instead of a cash machine

By Minttu Jaakkola | September 28, 2018

The Nessling Foundation has been active since 1972 and has awarded about 60 million euros for research that benefits the… Read the full post »

Doctors to companies! PoDoCo program call is open.

By Nesslingin Säätiö | September 18, 2018

PoDoCo PROGRAM GRANT APPLICATION ROUND OPEN 15.9-31.10.2018 Are you a young postdoc interested in putting your research knowledge and expertise… Read the full post »

Personal grant counselling by phone or face to face. Please reserve your time.

By Nesslingin Säätiö | August 10, 2018

Are you still uncertain, after reading the application instructions and criteria for the grants, if your project is fundable? Or… Read the full post »

Application instructions 2018

By Nesslingin Säätiö | June 14, 2018

We organized a grant info session on 15.6. You can watch the whole info below. This blog post will also… Read the full post »

Can renewable energy save the developing world?

By Apurahansaaja | April 10, 2018

Over a billion people are currently living without electricity, mostly in Southeast Asia and sub-Saharan Africa. Providing universal energy access… Read the full post »


By Minttu Jaakkola | March 2, 2018

Are you a company with cutting-edge renewal ideas and looking for the help of a talented postdoc to investigate your… Read the full post »

Claudio Carletti, Chosen for the 2016 PoDoCo Programme, Is Putting Research into Practice at Kemira

By Nesslingin Säätiö | February 28, 2018

The application period for the Post Docs in Companies programme is now open! Postdoctoral Researcher and D.Sc. (Tech.) Claudio Carletti,… Read the full post »


By Nesslingin Säätiö | December 1, 2017

The 2017 decisions on grant applications have been made. We awarded funding for a total of 78 solution-oriented projects promoting… Read the full post »


By Nesslingin Säätiö | September 15, 2017

Are you a young postdoc interested in putting your research knowledge and expertise into practice? Are you a company with… Read the full post »

Nessling Foundation Grants: How Are Projects Selected for Funding?

By Nesslingin Säätiö | August 2, 2017

The Nessling Foundation’s purpose is to support research promoting environmental protection. Meaning that we do not just fund environmental research,… Read the full post »

The Nessling Foundation call for applications is open from August 14, 2017

By Minttu Jaakkola | June 1, 2017
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We are looking for solutions to help advance environmental protection! The Nessling Foundation’s general call for grant applications is open… Read the full post »

Is the use of hydropower as intermittent energy source homogenizing our river flows?

By Apurahansaaja | March 29, 2017

Rivers have always been the lifeline of bustling civilizations throughout human history and it certainly is not any different in… Read the full post »

Now solving: Duncan Wolf wants to know why some people resist eco-friendly products

By Nesslingin Säätiö | January 16, 2017

Environmentally friendly products have polarized public opinions. Duncan Wolf from the University of Eastern Finland wants to study why some… Read the full post »

Grants for 2017 have been awarded

By Nesslingin Säätiö | November 22, 2016

The Nessling Foundation’s 2016 call for grants showed how widely environmental challenges and their solutions are understood in the research… Read the full post »

Water risks concern us all

By Nesslingin Säätiö | October 14, 2016

Every tenth people in the world have have no direct access to water, and half of the world’s hospital capacity… Read the full post »

The PoDoCo program unites research knowledge with the business world

By Nesslingin Säätiö | September 12, 2016

Postdoctoral researcher and MSc in Technology, Jonathan Fagerström, found employment through the Post Docs in Companies (PoDoCo) program. At the… Read the full post »

Pos Docs to companies! PoDoCo program grant application round open 15.9.-31.10.2016

By Nesslingin Säätiö | September 12, 2016

Nessling Foundation participates Post Docs in Companies, PoDoCo, that is a matchmaking program supporting long term competitiveness and strategic renewal… Read the full post »