Summer Scholarships For A Study Trip In Turkey

Wellington Büyükelçiliği 14.06.2017

Description

  • The Ministry of Culture and Tourism of the Republic of Turkey will offer short summer scholarships for a study trip for successful and motivated graduate students (MA, MPhil, PhD, etc.) interested in Ottoman and Turkish studies.
  • The aim of the project is to provide wide-ranging first hand information on Turkey, its culture, history and politics; and to promote social and academic exchanges among the participants and their Turkish counterparts.

Eligibility

  • Applicants to the study trip must be graduate students in Turcology, History, Political Science, International Relations, Sociology, Journalism, Law or Public Administration.
  • This year’s scholarship programme is open to students from the following countries: Argentina, Australia, Austria, Belgium, Brazil, Bulgaria, Canada, Czech Republic, Denmark, France, Germany, Hungary, Republic of Ireland, Italy, Lithuania, Netherlands, New Zealand, Norway, Poland, Romania, Russian Federation, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, UK, USA.

Modalities

  • All travel and accommodation expenses of the study trip will be covered by the Turkish Ministry of Culture and Tourism.
  • 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 20 August 2017 and fully participate in the programme that ends on 28 August 2017. (Draft programme is enclosed.)
  • Following the visit, participants will be requested to provide an evaluation paper by 18 September 2017 on the programme and their perception of Turkey.

Application-Information

  • Applications will be made to the Turkish Embassy in Wellington to the following address:

Embassy of the Republic of Turkey

15 Murphy Street, Level 12

Thorndon

Wellington 6011

  • Applicants will be requested to provide a CV, motivation letter in English and transcripts.

Deadline

  • The deadline for applications is 14 July 2017.

Related Documents

Draft Programme.pdf

Monday - Friday

09:00 - 12:30 / 14:00 - 17:00

09.00-12.30 - 14.00-17.00
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2/6/2017 2/6/2017 Waitangi Day
4/14/2017 4/14/2017 Good Friday
4/17/2017 4/17/2017 Easter Monday
4/25/2017 4/25/2017 ANZAC Day
6/5/2017 6/5/2017 Queen's Birthday
6/25/2017 6/25/2017 First day of Feast of Ramadhan
9/1/2017 9/1/2017 First day of Feast of Sacrifice
10/23/2017 10/23/2017 Labour Day
10/27/2017 10/27/2017 Republic Day
12/25/2017 12/25/2017 Christmas Day
12/26/2017 12/26/2017 Boxing Day