Call for Applications: Istanbul Research Institute Grants | Deadline: May 11, 2020

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Istanbul Research Institute offers four types of grants for researchers working on projects related to its departments of Byzantine, Ottoman, Atatürk and Republican-Era studies, and its “Istanbul and Music” Research Program.

  • 1 Post-Doctoral Research and Writing Grant (TRY40.000): In order to support work for preparing publications from PhD theses as well as for new research.
  • 1 Research and Write-Up Grant for PhD Candidates (TRY30.000): In order to support field/archival research necessary for the PhD thesis or for writing the thesis itself.
  • 5 Travel Grants (TRY5.000): In order to support travel necessary for field/archival work.
  • 5 Conference Grants (TRY5.000): In order to support presentation or organizing a panel at a scholarly activity outside of Turkey.

All applications are due May 11, 2020. 

For more information, past grantees, eligibility criteria, and application:



K. Mehmet Kentel, PhD

Managing Editor

YILLIK: Annual of Istanbul Studies


Research Projects Manager

Istanbul Research Institute

Application deadline for Istanbul Research Institute Grants is extended to June 15!


We understand that the priorities of individuals in their daily lives, as well as the processes of documentation at the universities have been altered by the current global condition. Therefore, we extend the application period to June 15.