The European Union Scholarship Programme for the Turkish Cypriot Community


Applications for the EU scholarships are ONLINE ONLY. No hard copy of application form and documents are required. The application process will be managed through the online portal, which will be activated on Thursday 28 February 2019.  Applicants can ONLY apply for one Type of Scholarship. A passport sizephoto, a copy of personal identification document with photo (ID or passport) and relevant eligibility documents (see section 8) of the Guidelines, will be uploaded on the portal while submitting the application form. The deadline for submitting the online application along with the required eligibility documents is Saturday 13 April 2019, by 23.59 hours Cyprus time. Our online portal will be automatically closed for applications after this time. Application forms received by post or email will not be accepted.  

It is the applicants’ own responsibility to complete the application form and upload the required eligibility documents on the application portal. British Council reserves the right to cancel an award to a nominee in case(s) s/he is not able to provide such documents within the deadline set.  

The guidelines and other documents including useful information will be available at our official website, as of Thursday 28 February 2019. Applicants are advised to complete their application after they have read carefully the Guidelines and all the answers to the Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) raised by the other applicants, which will be published on the website on regular basis.  

See Annex 2 for Step by Step Guideline: How to Fill in the Online Application Form.