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Name of ProgramTürkiye Scholarships: Research Scholarship Program
Scholarship Offer

Type of Scholarships:
Research scholarships of 3 - 12 months

Programs for:
PhD students, Postdoctoral researchers, Academic staff

All fields of study

The Research Scholarship Program is a program designed to encourage international researchers and academicians to cooperate with Turkish academicians in the most prestigious universities of Türkiye.

Application requirements:

  • Being under the age of 45
  • For PhD students, being enrolled at a university doctoral program abroad and being at the dissertation stage
  • Having an Acceptance/Invitation Letter from a university in Turkey for research

Candidates who are currently pursuing PhD studies at Turkish universities can not apply for the Research Scholarship Program.

The Research Scholarship Program only covers a monthly stipend of 4000 TL.

Application deadline

Applications for the Research Scholarship Program are open throughout the year. Assessment and admissions are made in four different periods.

Place of submission

online through the Türkiye Scholarships Application System (TBBS)


PhD holders or PhD candidates at the dissertation stage may also apply to this program.

Further information