Programs in Turkey: Senior Academic/Faculty

The Scientific and Technological Research Council of Turkey (TÜBİTAK) grants fellowships for international scientists/researchers who would like to give workshops/conferences/lectures, or conduct R&D activities in Turkey in the fields of Natural Sciences, Engineering and Technological Sciences, Medical Sciences, Agricultural Sciences, Social Sciences and Humanities. The program aims to promote Turkey’s scientific and technological collaboration with countries of the prospective fellows.

Agencies Involved: The Scientific and Technological Research Council of Turkey (TÜBITAK)

Key Dates: Applications are accepted on a rolling basis. Check website for additional information.


The Arit Summer Fellowship is a summer fellowship awarded to those looking to pursue study of the Turkish language at college-level in Turkey. Candidates attend classes for 20 hours per week. Candidates must be enrolled in an undergraduate or graduate level study program, or be full-time faculty, and must be maintaining a minimum B average. Program runs for 1 academic year.

Agencies Involved: American Research Institute in Turkey (ARIT)

Key Dates: Application deadline for summer program has closed. Check website for updated and additional information for Fall 2014 program.