Congratulations to the American Studies Grant 2019 Winner (September 28, 2020)

Deputy Public Affairs Officer Nazanin Berarpour congratulates Annika Tuominen, the American Studies Grant 2019 winner. (© State Department)

Deputy Public Affairs Officer Nazanin Berarpour had the pleasure of congratulating the American Studies Grant 2019 winner, Annika Tuominen, in the Esplanade Park on September 28, 2020. Ms. Tuominen graduated in spring 2020 from the Tampere University, School of Architecture, and the title of her awarded Master’s Thesis is “Access to Subway: Design Solutions for Equitable and Intuitive Use”.

The U.S. Embassy Finland has been running its successful grant program for Finnish university students who are working on their Master’s thesis that concentrates on the United States since 2006. So far, 26 students have received the award.

The application period for the American Studies Grant 2020 is open until November 30, 2020. More information and instructions how to apply available on the American Studies Grant page.