It’s only the morning after Eurovision and Finland have already open their selection process to entrants. UMK has now been used for the past two years to select the Finnish Eurovision entrant. Those who want to take part can enter songs until the 14th of September, after that point a jury will select 12 artists to compete in the heats.
To take part at least one of the composers and lead singers must have Finnish citizenship or live in Finland permanently You can only enter one song and cannot enter any other selections. More details here.