The project involves the evaluation of Tekes’ and the Academy of Finland’s programme, The programme provides Finnish universities and research institutes with the opportunity to employ distinguished professor-level scientists from all around the world for a fixed term to carry out research and contribute to the advancement of scientific research.

Invitation to tender (pdf)

Annex 1: Price Form

Annex 2: Table of Person skills

Annex 3: Guarantee to fulfill obligations

Annex 4: Explanation of business or professional secrets

Annex 5: Draft Contract (for information only)

 Contract period

 The contract will be made for a fixed period. The contract will enter into force on 1.1.2014 (target date) and expire on 31.5.2014. or as the assignment is received and accepted in full by Tekes.

 Delivery of tenders

Complited tenders with all appendices must be delivered no later than 4:00 PM on 10.12.2013  Finnish local time.

 to the following email address:, or posted in a sealed envelope to Tekes´ registry office in the address:

P.O. Box 69 (Kyllikinportti 2)
00101 Helsinki

Emails or envelopes must be clearly marked: Name of tenderer, address, Evaluation 24/25/2013.

Additional matters

 This invitation to tender is subject to requests for additional information until 11 .11.2013. Additional information requested must be sent by email Emails must be clearly marked: “Evaluation questions 24/25/2013”.

The principles of equal treatment and transparency require tenderers not to present these requests by telephone.

Tekes will give responses to the requests at the latest 15.11.2013 at this web site. All requests are handled anonymously in Tekes’ documented responses. Questions and answers here.