The European Union Scholarship Programme for the Turkish Cypriot Community

There are no limits on the choice of subject area under this programme. Applicants are welcome to apply in any subject area; however, a list of priority areas has been identified in consultation with relevant stakeholders. Potential applicants to the EU Scholarship Programme are encouraged to consider these priority areas. The professions and skills encouraged aim at contributing to the economic development of the Turkish Cypriot community and bringing the community closer to the EU. The EU Scholarship Programme will continue to include priority areas in the coming years. The following subject areas have been identified as priority under 2018/19 Call;

Table below covers the full list of specific priority areas:

Agriculture Geographical Informations Systems (GIS)
Agribusiness Horticulture
Animal Sciences Hydrology & Water Management
Aquaculture & Fisheries Informatics & Information Sciences
Computing IT Security
Computer Engineering Mathematical Engineering in Data Science
Computer Sciences Natural Resource Management
Data Science & Big Data   Natural Sciences
Ecology Plant & Crop Sciences
Environmental Engineering   Software Engineering
Environmental Economics & Policy   Sustainable Engineering
Environmental Management Sustainable Development
Environmental Sciences Translation & Interpreting
Energy & Power Engineering Web Technologies & Cloud Computing
European Law Web Development
Food Sciences  
  • Applicants who choose one of these subjects for their studies will receive extra scores See 5.2 Methodologies Applied section of the Guidelines for the score promotion methodology which will be used for priority subjects
  • Applicants in all categories are permitted to submit only onapplicatiofor one type of scholarship. Applicantsubmitting more than one applicationwill be rejected.
  • Applicants in each of the two types (in their sub-categories – see below) will compete on separate lists, i.e. applicants in one category / sub-category will compete with the other applicants in the same category / sub-category.



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