Turkish Government Scholarship 2010-2011
TURKISH GOVERNMENT SCHOLARSHIP Four research scholarships are granted by the Turkish Government those who would pursue scientific research in their field of interest in Turkish universities (subjects (i) agriculture (ii) biotechnology (iii) environmental engineering). The duration of the scholarships is for two to eight months starting on October 1, 2010. Travel expenses to and from Turkey will be met by the scholars/students themselves, The Turkish Government will meet the school fees, dorm fees and medical care expenses for scholars (except for long-term illnesses, serious surgical operations, etc). Monthly scholarship is 220 New Turkish Lira (ie Rs 6590 approx).
Requirements Indian nationals residing in India, should have completed graduate programmes lasting at least four years before April 30, 2010; secured minimum 60% marks in relevant subjects; fluent communication skills in at least one language, that is, Turkish, English or French Languages; should be medically fit. Candidates should be below 40 years as on April 30. Furnish research proposals/specific work to be undertaken (in separate sheet)
How To Apply Format given on www.education.nic.in/scho_announcements/Turkey-2010-11.asp. Application along with supporting documents for date of birth, qualification, and research proposal must reach to the Section Officer, ES 4 Section, Department of Higher Education, A-2, W-4, Curzon Road Barracks, Kasturba Gandhi Marg, New Delhi-110001.Those who are employed must sent their application through their employer. Online applications may be accepted provided hard copy of the application along with enclosures (attested copies of certificates, mark sheet etc) reach the ministry within five days after the last date. Please click www.ignouonline.ac.in/turkishgs/ or www.ignouonline.ac.in/turkishgs/default.aspx for online application. Submission: April 30, 2010