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  • Applications will be online on https://e-bideb.tubitak.gov.tr/giris.htm?language=en.
  • You should press Click And Enter part, New User registration if you do not have any user, log in to system, find 2215 Graduate Scholarship Programme or 2235 Graduate Scholarship Programme for Least Developed Countries and apply.
  • Applicants must be 30 years old or younger for the MSc/MA programs and 35 years old or younger for the PhD programs on the first day of the application period.Applicants should be non-Turkish citizens. 
  • Applicants who hold dual citizenship with Turkey are not eligible to apply.Applicants who hold a Bachelor’s degree or who are currently enrolled in their fourth year of college are eligible to apply for scholarship for the MSc/MA programs.
  • Applicants who are currently enrolled in an MSc/MA program in Turkey are also eligible for the scholarship on the condition that they have not yet completed their third semester in the program.
  • Applicants holding an MSc/MA degree or currently enrolled in a master’s program who intend to enroll in a PhD program in Turkey are eligible to apply for the scholarship.
  • Applicants who are currently enrolled in a PhD program in Turkey are also eligible to apply on the condition that they have not yet completed their six semester in the program. 
  • Applicants who are medal winners at any branch of the International Science Olympiads will be given priority. 
  • You can apply for 2215 Graduate Scholarship Programme for International Students and 2235 Graduate Scholarship Programme for Least Developed Countries if your country is on that list. (http://www.un.org/en/development/desa/policy/cdp/ldc/ldc_list.pdf)
  • There is no need to get admission or be registered in Turkey.
  • If you get the scholar, you should apply for universities yourself.
  • If you submit your referees mail adresses and you are sure that they will upload recommendations, you do not have to upload letters again.
  • Referees can be either your collage proffessors or work mates but academic letters are preferred.
  • You will just upload your documents to system, there is no need to send the hardcopies.
  • You can check universities-programmes on http://studyinturkey.gov.tr/
  • You can apply without TOEFL, IELTS, GRE..etc scores, but if you have it will be better for you. 
  • Reference letters will be asked to your referees after your application approval.
  • All applicants rejected on previous applications can apply again.
  • Scholarship covers monthly payment, tuition fee and health insurance just for scholarship awardee.
  • Students who get Turkey Scholarships can apply for our programme.
  • All documents should be in English or Turkish.
  • There is no possibility to update or submit document after deadline.