NIA announces study opportunity in Turkey

NIA CHARLESTOWN NEVIS (JANUARY 15, 2019) — The following is an announcement from the Nevis Island Administration (NIA) regarding an offer for study in Turkey.

The Ministry of Human Resources in the Nevis Island Administration is pleased to inform of the 2019 scholarship programme, funded by the Government of the Republic of Turkey.

The scholarship is designed for international students who would like to study at higher education institutions in Turkey. Scholarships are available in all fields, according to the preferences of the students, and covers the following:


The monthly allowance allocated according to level of study is as follows:

  • Undergraduate Students – 700 Turkish Lira
  • Master’s Students – 950 Turkish Lira
  • Ph.D. Students – 1,400 Turkish Lira
  • Research Scholarships – 3,000 Turkish Lira


Türkiye Scholarships students can stay in public university dormitories without paying any fees. Students who do not wish to stay in these dormitories can opt for other housing options at their own expense.

Tuition and Fees:

Türkiye Scholarships students do not pay any tuition or university fees.

Health Expenses:

Türkiye Scholarships student’s health expenses are covered by public health insurance.

Turkish Language Course:

Türkiye Scholarships Students are subject to a Turkish language course for one year if they do not have proof of Turkish language proficiency. Türkiye Scholarship students who will study a programme in other languages instead of Turkish, are also required to take the Turkish language course.

Travel Expenses (One-off Flight Ticket):

Turkish Scholarship students are provided with a once time ticket for their first arrival in Turkey, and for their departure after completing their study. If the student purchases the ticket, the amount will be reimbursed later on.

Application Deadline is the 20th February 2019.

 For more information and application procedures please visit the following links: (email)

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