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American Studies Grant 2020

We are now accepting applications for the American Studies Grant 2020! The U.S. Embassy Finland’s annual scholarship provides a grant to students of Finnish nationality, enrolled at a Finnish university, who are currently working on a Master’s Thesis on a United States related topic. We welcome applications from all fields of study. The grant is ...
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Demonstration Alert: Helsinki, Finland (August 29, 2020)

Location: Helsinki, Finland Event: The Embassy is aware of a demonstration planned for 1 p.m. Saturday, August 29, 2020, in Kaivopuisto Park in Helsinki, Finland. Actions to take: Exercise caution if unexpectedly in the vicinity of large gatherings or protests Monitor local media for updates Keep a low profile For further information: U.S. Embassy Helsinki, Finland ...
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Message for U.S. Citizens: Voting from Abroad (August 26, 2020)

United States Embassy Helsinki, Finland Message for U.S. Citizens:  VOTING FROM ABROAD August 26, 2020 American citizens can vote from wherever they are—including Finland!  With November 2020 elections around the corner, here are answers to some of the most frequently asked questions about voting from abroad. Q:  Should I show up at the embassy on ...
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Alert: Finland Travel Advisory

On August 6, 2020, in close coordination with the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), the Department of State lifted the Global Level 4 Health Advisory.  The Global Advisory, initially put in place on March 19, 2020, advised U.S. citizens to avoid all international travel due to the global impact of COVID-19.  The Global ...
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