Instrumentarium Science Foundation awards grants each year. During the last years, the Foundation has increased the total amount of grants awarded by steadily every year. The Foundation granted € 975 000 in 2019. Independent experts appointed by the Board of Directors make evaluation of the applications submitted.

The search is announced in June by advertisements in the field’s magazines, at the website of universities and colleges and as well at the Foundation’s website.

After the distribution of grants is decided in the first half of January, the information will be sent to the applicants shortly thereafter. The grants given will be announced at a ceremony in March.