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Applying for a scholarship for qualified employee

  • Service
  • Nationwide
  • Public service

This service enables you to apply for a one-time tax-free benefit sum for a vocational upper secondary, further vocational or specialist qualification. Please use this service to apply for a scholarship for qualified employee.

Do the following

The fastest and safest way to apply is to use the online service for adult student benefits. You can also apply by printing the application form from the Employment Fund website and sending it by mail.

To whom and on what terms

The service is intended for applicants who have completed a qualification that entitles the applicant for a scholarship. To qualify for the scholarship, you must also have at least five years of employment history. You can calculate your employment history by using the calculator on the Employment Fund's website https://www.tyollisyysrahasto.fi/laskurit/ammattitutkintostipendin-tyohistorialaskuri/.

The service is free of charge.

Basic information

The service is provided byEmployment Fund
Responsible for the serviceEmployment Fund
Area Whole Finland
Available languagesFinnish, Swedish, English
Text edited by: Employment Fund
Updated: 5/15/2020