TÜBİTAK International Fellowships 2018/2019 for PhD & Post-Doctoral Study in Turkey (Fully Funded)
Scope of the Support
The purpose of the program is to advance international cooperation of Turkey in science and
technology by providing financial support to international young researchers who have received
their PhD or are still registered to a doctoral program abroad.
This call announcement covers the procedures and obligations related to the applicants and/or international young researchers supported by the program.
Scope of the Fellowship
The scope of the program includes monthly stipend, travel expenses and private health insurance cost.
The Amount and Duration of the Support
A monthly stipend of 2,500 Turkish Liras
Travel costs (round trip up to 2,250 TL) and private health insurance premiums (up to 70 TL per month). *
Maximum duration of the support is 12 months.
*In case of the decision of GYK, travel costs and health insurance for the fellow may be partially
Being a foreign citizen,
As from the deadline of the application, having registered to a doctoral program abroad and being successful in the PhD qualifying exam or having completed his PhD,
Having an invitation letter from the universities or research institutes in Turkey*
Certifying that they have sufficient command of language, which will be used in the proposed research,
Being 35 years old or younger as from the application deadline.