Summer Scholarships For A Study Trip In Turkey , 06.04.2012
SUMMER SCHOLARSHIPS FOR A STUDY TRIP
· Turkish Government will offer short summer scholarships for a study trip for high-profile, successful Master and PhD students interested in late Ottoman history and contemporary Turkey.
· The aim of the project is to provide wide-ranging first hand information on Turkey, promote social and academic exchanges among the participants and their Turkish counterparts.
· Applicants to the study trip must be a Master or PhD student of Turcology, History, International Relations, Political Science, Journalism, Law or Public Administration.
· This year’s scholarship programme is open to students from the following countries: France, USA, Canada, UK, Republic of Ireland, Switzerland, Germany, Sweden, Belgium, Russian Federation, Netherlands, Greece, Bulgaria, Australia, Austria.
· All travel and accommodation expenses of the study trip will be covered by the Republic of Turkey.
· The programme will include 30 participants.
· The programme, excursions and discussions will be in English.
· Participants of the study trip will be required to arrive in Turkey on 9 July 2012 and fully participate to the programme that ends on 17 July 2012. (Draft programme is enclosed.)
· Participants will be requested to provide an evaluation paper by 30 July 2012 on the programme and their perception of Turkey.
· Applications will be made to the Turkish Consulate General in New York to the following address:
o Turkish Consulate General
o Att: Summer Scholarships
o 821 UN Plaza, 5th floor
o New York, NY 10017
· Applicants will be requested to provide a CV, motivation letter and transcript in English.
· The deadline for applications is 25 April 2012.