BIAA Emergency Research Facilitation Grants

Start date Saturday 1 April 2023

End date Thursday 31 August 2023

Applications close Monday 20 March 2023


In response to the destructive impact of the 6 February earthquakes that struck south-eastern Turkey, the British Institute at Ankara is providing up to five emergency research facilitation grants to support scholars at affected universities. The one-off grant of 2,000 GBP is intended to help scholars to temporarily relocate to Ankara and resume their research at this difficult time. Recipients will have access to BIAA facilities including the David H. French Library, BIAA collections, and office space up until 31 August. A limited number of single-occupancy rooms are available at the Institute guesthouse over the same period, please indicate in your application if you are in need of accommodation.


Applicants must be carrying out research at the post-doctoral level or above in any area of the Humanities or Social Sciences that aligns with one of the BIAA Strategic Research Initiatives, and have a current affiliation to one of the below universities:

Adana: Çukurova Üniversitesi; Alparslan Türkeş Bilim ve Teknoloji Üniversitesi

Adıyaman: Adıyaman Üniversitesi

Diyarbakır: Dicle Üniversitesi; İslam Bilim ve Teknoloji Üniversitesi

Elaziğ: Fırat Üniversitesi

Gaziantep: Gaziantep Üniversitesi; Hasan Kalyoncu Üniversitesi; Sanko Üniversitesi

Hatay: Mustafa Kemal Üniversitesi; İskenderun Teknik Üniversitesi

Kahramanmaraş: Sütçü İmam Üniversitesi; İstiklal Üniversitesi

Malatya: İnönü Üniversitesi; Turgut Özal Üniversitesi

Osmaniye: Korkut Ata Üniversitesi

Kilis: 7 Aralık Üniversitesi

Şanlıurfa: Harran Üniversitesi

Application process

It is essential that applicants read these notes and the accompanying conditions of awards before completing the application form.

To apply, please complete the online application form at the following link. The deadline for the receipt of the application form and CV is 20th March 2023 at 23.59 UK time.

Applications close Monday 20 March 2023
Application Form - Emergency Research Facilitiation Grants Notes for Applicants - Emergency Research Facilitation Grants