American Research Institute in Turkey (ARIT) Fellowship

ARIT fellowships support individual research projects in ancient, historical, and modern times in all fields of the humanities and social sciences, that must be carried out in Turkey.

Please see individual programs for eligibility criteria.

ARIT supports and administers programs of fellowships for scholarly research and for language study in Turkey. Programs for scholars and graduate students based in the U.S. and Canada include the ARIT, the ARIT National Endowment for the Humanities Fellowship programs, and the ARIT Summer Language Program at Boğazici University in Istanbul. ARIT Fellows come from all regions of North America and represent many fields of the humanities and social sciences.

Turkish students and scholars who wish to carry out research in Greece may apply for the Coulson-Cross Aegean Exchange. Turkish scholars may also apply for the Hanfmann and Mellink Fellowships for research in ancient art and archaeology at research institutions outside of Turkey.

Please see the list of recent ARIT Fellows for a sample of supported research.

Application Deadline For ARIT U.S.-Based Research Fellowship Programs - November 1, 2015

For more information

ARIT Fellowship Program