Announced Funding for Research of Sport Sciences

University of Jyväskylä received 3,7 million euros from Academy of Finland to build up stronger research profile. One of the top strategic research fields is Sport and Health Research and Education, which covers the entire human life-span.

The Academy of Finland announced the decisions of its funding to strengthen university strategic research profiles. University of Jyväskylä received amount of 3,7 million euros fund, which will be divided between three top strategic research fields. The top research fileds are:
 
1. Applied Language Studies
2. Physical Activity During Entire Life-Span
3. Nanoscience Center
 
The Rector of University of Jyväskyä, Matti Manninen, decides how the fund of Academy of Finland will be distributed between these three top research fields.
 
The Society of Sport Sciences is congratulating!