Open Calls for Applications

Please find below currently open calls for applications with details, eligibility criteria and application instructions for each call. For general information on the opportunities offered by the BIAA please click here.


Due to the Covid-19 pandemic, the following travel grants are suspended until further notice:

  • David French Scholarships
  • Doughty-Wylie Scholarships
  • The Turkish and Black Sea Scholars' Fund
  • The Society for the Promotion of Hellenic Studies Fieldwork

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Date announced Deadline Call type Eligibility (summary)
24/02/2021 28/04/2021 BIAA Study Grants

Please note that, ordinarily, all grant funding should be spent by 31st March 2022.  If, due to the current COVID-19 pandemic, this proves to be infeasible, the BIAA will consider and approve applications for deferral on a case-by-case basis.

Researchers across the entire career spectrum (from postdoctoral fellows to senior academics) of any nationality working in the UK or abroad for a UK Higher Education Institution, as well as researchers directing projects that are formally and demonstrably based in the UK, are eligible to apply for a BIAA Study Grant. Projects should be located within the field of the arts, humanities and the social sciences, and should be related to and/or undertaken in Turkey and the Black Sea region.

24/02/2021 28/04/2021 BIAA Research Grants

Please note that, ordinarily, all grant funding should be spent by 31st March 2022.  If, due to the current COVID-19 pandemic, this proves to be infeasible, the BIAA will consider and approve applications for deferral on a case-by-case basis.

Researchers across the entire career spectrum (from postdoctoral fellows to senior academics), of any nationality working in the UK or abroad for a UK Higher Education Institution, as well as researchers directing projects that are formally and demonstrably based in the UK, are eligible to apply for a BIAA Research Grant.  Projects should be located within the field of the arts, humanities and the social sciences and should be related to and/or undertaken in Turkey and the Black Sea region.

24/02/2021 28/04/2021 BIAA Large Research Grants Please note that, ordinarily, all grant funding should be spent by 31st March 2022.  If, due to the current COVID-19 pandemic, this proves to be infeasible, the BIAA will consider and approve applications for deferral on a case-by-case basis.

Project Directors of any nationality working in the UK or abroad for a UK Higher Education Institution, as well as researchers directing projects that are based formally and demonstrably in the UK, are eligible to apply for a BIAA Research Grant of up to £20,000.  Projects should be located within the field of the arts, humanities and the social sciences and should be related to and/or undertaken in Turkey and the Black Sea region.

19/03/2021 28/04/2021 BIAA Post-doctoral Fellowships

The Institute welcomes applications for a Posdoctoral Fellowship with research that fits within one of the Strategic Research Initiatives. Details about the Strategic Research Initiatives can be found here.  

The Fellowship will be tenable for 12 months from September 2021. The Fellow will be based at the Institute in Ankara and will be required to spend at least two-thirds of the Fellowship period at the institute. The remaining one-third can be spent outside Ankara for research purposes after consultation with the director.

Applications for the Fellowships must be supported by two referees. Note that you are responsible for ensuring that referees submit the references by the closing date of the application. Electronic references only will be accepted.