Application Procedures

Students who are enrolled in an M.A. or Ph.D. program, qualified undergraduates and other researchers are welcome to apply. The application form for the 2017 program can be downloaded here:

Applicants must adhere to the following procedures:

  1. The application deadline is Friday April 14, 2017. Late applications will not be accepted.
  2. Applications must be typed and submitted by email to Handwritten applications will not be accepted.
  3. Applicants must arrange for one letter of recommendation and a scanned copy of a recent transcript to be submitted by email to by Friday April 14, 2017. An effort to submit the application form along with the transcript in the same email will be much appreciated.
  4. All sections of the application form must be completed in a clear and concise manner. Incomplete applications will be returned.
  5. The School will endeavor to send a confirmation of receipt of your application within five days of submission.
  6. Applicants will be notified in writing of the results their application. Applicants should be available for correspondence with School coordinators in the months prior to the start of the session.
  7. Applicants are responsible for making sure they can travel and stay in Turkey for at least six weeks. The School is unable to provide student visas.

By submitting an application you are acknowledging that you understand and agree to these application procedures. Kolay gelsin.


Admissions Coordinator
Intensive Ottoman and Turkish Summer School
Ottoman Studies Foundation

For further questions please contact Prof. Selim Kuru ( or Dr. Yorgos Dedes ( or write to:

Intensive Ottoman and Turkish Summer School
c/o Selim S. Kuru
University of Washington
NELC 353120
Seattle, WA 98195