The Scholarship Programme

One of the aims of the Aydın Doğan Foundation is to award education scholarships to university students who are dedicated to the principles of Turkey' founding father Ataturk, and who feel connected to their nation, are strong in character, trustworthy, and who are successful, but in need of financial support.

The Foundation aim to initiate a scholarship programme in order to contribute to the education of students who are successful, but in financial need, starting from the 2015-2016 academic year.

The Aydın Doğan Foundation’s Scholarship Application Criteria

  • Female students of Boğaziçi University School of Engineering who are ranked among the first 101-500 in the university admission exam and are in financial need,
  • Female students of İstanbul University Law School who placed among the first 1,000 in the university admission exam and are in financial need, and those who resided, throughout their secondary education, at the female student dormitories built within the scope of "Daddy, Send Me To School" movement, and passed on to the Ministry of National Education, succeeding in the university admission exam, earning the right to study for a bachelor’s degree at a state university and are in financial need will be given scholarships.

Scholarship Applications will be made through the scholarship coordinators/committees of the relevant universities for the School of Engineering and Law School and through school administrations for students who resided at Daddy, Send Me to School dormitories.

Applications outside these criteria will not be taken into consideration. Applications will be evaluated by the Aydın Doğan Foundation Scholarship Committee and those candidates considered suitable will be called for interviews.

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