Regular Fellowships

Regular fellowships are available to support approximately 10 PhD candidates* and 10 post-doc** and senior scholars*** for one academic year in Istanbul. Successful candidates for these fellowships are expected to reside in Istanbul during the nine-month academic year between 15 September and 15 June. A few post-doc and senior fellowships may be reserved for half-year terms. 

*PhD Candidate – For advanced PhD students who have completed all coursework and examinations and are working on their  dissertations
**Post-Doctoral scholar – For scholars with PhD degrees granted after 15 September 2013; applicants must possess the PhD    degree by the time the fellowship period commences
***Senior scholar – For scholars with PhD degrees granted on or before 15 September 2013

For the applications please click here

Questions concerning the fellowship and application process should be directed to