ARIT offers approximately 15 fellowships for advanced students for participation in the summer program in intensive advanced Turkish language at Boğaziçi University in Istanbul. This intensive program offers the equivalent of one full academic year of study in Turkish at the college level. The fellowships cover round-trip airfare to Istanbul, application and tuition fees, and a maintenance stipend. The program of study is offered at the Advanced level.
Full-time students and scholars affiliated at academic institutions are eligible to apply. To be a fellowship applicant, you must:
– Be a citizen, national, or permanent resident of the United States
– Be currently enrolled in an undergraduate or graduate level academic program, or be faculty
– Have a minimum B average in current program of study; and
– Perform at the high-intermediate level on a proficiency-based admissions examination