Academy in Exile Fellowship Program in Germany

The Academy in Exile Fellowship Program is now open. Only Turkish citizens are invited to apply. They will be conducting research in the area of humanities, law, economics and social sciences in Germany. Up to six awards are available. The closing date of application is November 15, 2017.

Fellowship Description
The Institute of Turkish Studies at the University of Duisburg-Essen, the Berlin-based Forum Transregionale Studien and the Institute of Cultural Studies Essen (KWI) is offering Academy in Exile Fellowships.

Award Value
The monthly stipend amounts to 2,500 EUR plus a family allowance of 250 EUR.

Level and Area of Studies
Research program in in the humanities, law, economics and social sciences.

Place of Study
In Germany.

Eligilibility and Criteria
Applicants should have a completed PhD and can be at any subsequent career stage. The selection of fellows will be based on both academic merit and risk assessment. Eligible are scholars at risk who are residing in Turkey or have been in exile for no more than three years.

Applicants’ Nationality
Only the citizens of Turkey may apply this program.

Application Instruction
Please find further instruction at the downloadable link below.

Submission Deadline
November 15, 2017.

Website and Application Link