McGhee Center for Eastern Mediterranean Studies Scholarship
Scholarship Deadline: March 2
Are you looking for a cultural academic experience in Turkey along with financial assistance? Georgetown University’s McGhee Center for Eastern Mediterranean Studies is now offering scholarships in the amount of $5000. Non-Georgetown students who participate in the Fall 2012 Eastern Mediterranean studies program in Turkey are eligible for this scholarship to offset the program cost. There is not an application for this scholarship as all confirmed McGhee center participants are automatically considered for this award. The number of scholarships awarded is based on the application pool. Those who receive this scholarship will be determined based on financial need as well as their academic standing.
The McGhee Center program uses hands-on experiences and interactions to teach students about the history and culture of the Mediterranean civilization. The program includes a set curriculum of classes like Turkish Language, Eastern Mediterranean Cultures and Societies and East and West: Cultures of Popular Perceptions. Also included is optional community involvement through volunteer opportunities and trips to multiple locations including Bursa, Konya, Edirne and Antalya.
Students need to apply for this program by March 2, 2012 and can do so at the following: Apply Now.