American Research Institute in Turkey Fellowship Programs — Deadlines November 1, 2014 and February 1, 2015

The American Research Institute in Turkey announces fellowship programs for doctoral and post-doctoral research in the humanities and social sciences in Turkey, 2015-2016, and for Turkish language study during the summer 2015.

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ARIT / National Endowment for the Humanities Advanced Fellowships for Research in Turkey, 2015-2016.  ARIT/NEH Advanced Fellowships cover all fields of the humanities, including prehistory, history, art, archaeology, literature, and linguistics as well as interdisciplinary aspects of cultural history for applicants who have completed their academic training.  The fellowships may be held for terms ranging from four months to a full year.  Stipends range from $16,800 to 50,400.

ARIT Fellowships for Research in Turkey, 2015-2016.  ARIT Fellowships are offered for research in ancient, medieval, or modern times, in any field of the humanities and social sciences.  Post-doctoral and advanced doctoral fellowships may be held for various terms, for terms from one to three months up to one academic year.  Stipends range from $4,000 to $16,000.

Applications for ARIT fellowships must be submitted to ARIT by November 1, 2014.  The fellowship committee will notify applicants by late January, 2015.



ARIT — Princeton Summer Fellowships for Intensive Advanced Turkish Language at Bogazici University, Istanbul, summer 2015.  The program supports intensive study of advanced Turkish language at Bogazici University in Istanbul, Turkey, including air fare, tuition, and stipend.  The application deadline is February 1.

Nancy Leinwand
American Research Institute in Turkey
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