The Orient-Institut Istanbul is inviting applications for PhD research grants for 2017. PhD Students are encouraged to apply for research topics on the following fields:
1. Musicological research on the Ottoman Empire and Turkey
2. Narrative sources on Istanbul and the late Ottoman Empire
3. Historic and contemporary forms of religious expression in Anatolia since the 11th century
4. Manuscript culture in the Ottoman Empire and Iran, in cooperation with the Collaborative
Research Center 950 of the University of Hamburg
5. Human, medicine, and society; in cooperation with the Karlsruhe Institute of Technology
Application is possible until 9 January 2017, please find the full stipend announcement here.