Evaluation Procedure

Applications are evaluated by peer review panel system by considering the application documents.

The results are announced 2 months later after the deadline. There will not be announcement for the candidates not accepted.


All applications must be submitted electronically via TÜBİTAK scholarship application portal, which can be found at http://e-bideb.tubitak.gov.tr/.

All accompanying required documents must also be uploaded electronically. In order to complete application process, applicants must approve their applications until 17.30 p.m. on the application deadline.

Application Dates

Application deadline for 2015 is:

October 9th (Applications will be accepted beginning on September 7th)

Following the online application deadline (October 9th), applicants should send all the required documents together with the “Application Form” which is generated by TÜBİTAK scholarship application portal by 6th of November to the contact address below.

Contact Address: TÜBİTAK-BİDEB 2205
Department of Scholarship Programs

Amount of Award and Terms of Payment

  • The scholarship will consist of
    • A monthly stipend of 1.000 Turkish Liras (TL)
    • Tuition fee (up to 2,000 Turkish Liras (TL))
  • The scholarship lasts four to six years depending on the duration the undergraduate degree program enrolled.
  • All scholarship awardees who successfully complete an undergraduate program will be rewarded scholarship for graduate program on the condition that they are admitted to a graduate program at a Turkish University.

Scope of the Support

The Scientific and Technological Research Council of Turkey (TÜBİTAK) grants undergraduate scholarships for international students who are medal winners at any the International Science Olympiads*. The scholarship covers fields of Natural Sciences, Engineering and Technological Sciences, Medical Sciences, Agricultural Sciences, Social Sciences and Humanities. 

* International Mathematical Olympiad (IMO), International Physics Olympiad (IPhO), International Chemistry Olympiad (IChO), International Biology Olympiad (IBO), International Olympiad in Informatics (IOI)

Evaluation Procedure

All the documents of successfully submitted applications are subjected to preliminary examination. If any of the documents are not met the application conditions, the application is not accepted. The applicants who have passed the preliminary examination successfully are subjected to the scientific evaluation. Applicants to be supported are evaluated in TÜBİTAK Group Executive Committee and finalized with TÜBİTAK Presidential approval.


Subscribe to RSS - Undergraduates/Graduates