TURKIYE Burslari Scholarships: "Türkiye Scholarships UNDERGRADUATE APPLICATIONS Start on 1st March"

From the TURKIYE Burslari Scholarships website  (https://www.turkiyeburslari.gov.tr/en/turkiye-burslari-lisans-basvurulari-1-martta/  ):

"In addition to providing students with education opportunities at an international quality, Turkey also offers a wealth of knowledge, experience and expertise, and opens doors to undergraduate education for successful international students from all over the World.

2017 Türkiye Scholarships applications for undergraduate level begin on March 1st. Applications to Türkiye Scholarships, which has provided scholarships to 5 thousand students from over 150 countries in 2016, will be taken between 1 – 31 March 2017.

Applications are exclusively for all candidates from all countries who wish to study at undergraduate level...."


With regard to visas...                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     

*from the email sent by the Embassy of the Republic of Turkey to the OVCAA

Visa Facilitation For Philippine Nationals: As Of 11 February 2016, Philippine Nationals Will Be Able To Visit Turkey With E-visas. , 11.02.2016

As of 11 February 2016, Philippine nationals who are holders of ordinary passports and have a valid visa or residence permit of any of the Schengen countries or from US, United Kingdom and Ireland may apply for an e-Visa online through “http://www.evisa.gov.tr” for their touristic visits to Turkey.

Applicants can obtain their visas electronically by entering the required information. Visa fees are to be paid by credit cards online. Once the application is duly completed, e-Visas will be e-mailed to the applicants. Applicants are required to print out their e-Visas, submit it to the airport and customs officials at the Turkish border gates and carry it with them at all times during their travel.

E-Visas are only valid for tourism or trade purposes. For other purposes such as work or study, applications are to be made through the relevant Turkish Embassies or Consulates. Detailed information is available on the e-Visa website (http://www.evisa.gov.tr).