HALİDE EDİP ADIVAR SCHOLARSHIP COMPETITION
The annual scholarship from the OTSA Halide Edip Adivar fund provides an introduction to Turkey for qualified undergraduate students who have not had extensive prior experience in Turkey or in Turkish studies. The $1000 award is to be used for travel to Turkey and/or, while there, to supplement participation in a program in Turkish language, a study-abroad program, or a work internship; or for study or research in any aspect of Turkey’s history, culture or society. Applicants must currently be enrolled in a degree program at an institution of higher education, but may be a graduating senior. Applicants also must be a citizen or permanent resident of the United States or Canada.
Deadline: Receipt by mail or email by April 30, 2018
Award to be announced by May 21, 2018
Dr. Emine Evered
Department of History
Old Horticulture, Room 256
506 E. Circle Drive, Michigan State University
East Lansing, MI 48824
The winner must make use of the award within a twelve month period, beginning the summer after the award is granted. Thus, a scholarship awarded in May 2018 is to be used in the summer of 2018 or the 2018-2019 academic year.
(1) Statement of Purpose: how the proposed time in Turkey links to the applicant’s experiences, interests and goals; to include the proposed date of stay in Turkey and specifics of the study venue (e.g. under whose auspices, contact numbers etc.)
(2) Curriculum Vitae
(3) Official Academic Transcript. To be sent directly by the university to Dr. Emine Evered email@example.com (postmarked by April 30, 2018)
(4) Two Letters of Recommendation: Recommenders should address letters to the Adivar Selection Committee and email them directly to Dr. Emine Evered firstname.lastname@example.org
Deadline: April 30, 2018