APPLY FOR ARTS AND SPORTS PROGRAMMES
Türkiye Scholarships is glad to announce two brand new scholarship schemes, Arts and Sport Programmes, to provide exceptionally talented students opportunities to study arts and in undergraduate and graduate levels sports in Turkey. The aim of the programmes is to support social and cultural interaction among societies.
For Sports Programme, candidates must have nationally or internationally recognized license, certificate, or equivalent document that shows the competence of the candidate or his/her past achievements for sports scholarship programme.
For Arts Programme, candidates must have nationally or internationally recognized license, certificate, or equivalent document that shows the competence of the candidate or his/her past achievements. Additionally audio and/or visual copies (portfolio) of the works produced or performed by the candidate must be included in the application.
For both programmes, the candidates are expected to have a demonstrated interest past experience in the field applied, which has to be proven.
In the evaluation, the candidate's past academic achievements and grades are taken into consideration. In addition, the candidate's skills in arts and sports, proven ability with prospects, and willingness to contribute to relations between Turkey and the candidate's home country.
Applications are received online. Applicants must fill in the application form electronically, scan the supporting documents, and upload them into the system. In the application form, candidates may select universities or departments provided.
All the information about the programmes will be announced in our website. Application results will be notified through e-mail to all candidates. Follow-up information will be sent by e-mail to winning candidates.
International students, who are citizens of any country outside Turkey, may apply for Arts and Sports Programmes.
Application requirements and supporting documents are as follows:
General Application Requirements
a/ Having a citizenship other than Republic of Turkey citizenship
b/ Being a graduate or likely to graduate at the end of the present academic year
c/ Meeting the age criteria specified in the application form.
Documents to be submitted/uploaded during application process
a- Application form ( to be filled online)
b- A valid ID or passport copy
c- Diploma, interim certificate of graduation, or student certificate
e- Nationally or internationally recognized license, certificate or equivalent documents; portfolio (audio and/or visual; for Arts Programme only)
f- At least 1 reference letter
g- Permit letter from the institution candidates have obligatory relationship with or a letter of assent (To be requested from winning candidates)
For 2015-2016 academic year, amount of monthly scholarship is 600 TL for undergraduate, 850 TL for master, 1200 TL for PhD (Proficiency in Arts).
In addition, return flight ticket, Turkish language course, accommodation, tuition and general health insurance costs will be provided.
SCHOLARSHIP IMPLEMENTATION PROCESS
Winning candidates, who do not have proficiency in Turkish language, will be granted Turkish language scholarship for one year in the beginning.
Winning candidates, who have proficiency in Turkish language, will not be granted Turkish language scholarship for one year in the beginning.
Within this one-year period, all candidates must get admission for the next academic year to at least one of the universities and departments that they have chosen in the application. It is the candidates' responsibility to prepare for the admission exams and to get admission. Candidates who successfully complete Turkish language course and get admission in one year will continue their studies as Arts and Sports scholarship holders.
Applications will be evaluated by Türkiye Scholarships- Art and Sports Evaluation Committee.
Scholarship duration is one-year for Turkish language course and the normal duration of the course.
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