Programs in Turkey: Senior Academic/Faculty

Arit Summer Fellowships For Intensive Advanced Turkish Language Study at Boğaziçi University, Istanbul

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 is February 5, 2013 for Summer 2013 program

IUPAC Young Observer Program

The IUPAC Young Observer Program is a short-term travel grant designed to foster interactions with internationally acclaimed scientists in various fields; the IUPAC Young Observer Program strives to introduce the work of IUPAC to a new generation of distinguished researchers and to provide them with an opportunity to address international scientific policy issues. The USNC sends U.S. Observers (citizens or permanent residents) under the age of 45 from industry, academia, and national laboratories to the IUPAC World Chemistry Congress and General Assembly, held every two years.

Agencies Involved: U.S. National Committee (USNC) for IUPAC 

Key Dates: The U.S. National Committee for IUPAC will send Young Observers to the 44th IUPAC World Chemistry Congress and 47th IUPAC General Assembly, on August 8-16, 2013, in Istanbul, Turkey.

Visiting Scientists Fellowship Programme

The Visiting Scientists Fellowship Programme allows prospective scientists to work at universities and research institutions in Turkey while attending seminars, giving lectures, and improving technological innovation. Applications are to be submitted by host scientists/institution.

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

Key Dates: Applications to be submitted by the last working day of each month