Call for Papers
Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin, Blickwechsel: Contemporary Turkey Studies, GeT MA - German Turkish Masters Program in Social Sciences and Berlin Bosphorus Initiativeare partnering to offer a prize for papers on "The EU, Germany and Turkey Relations: Challenges and Prospects". The partnership aims to encourage opportunities to study and foster the debate around German -Turkish relations, with a focus on economic and political ties. The prize will publicly be awarded during a joint panel event in Berlin.
All Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin students (undergraduate, graduate levels) and the students of the Master of Arts International Relations (MAIB) Berlin/Potsdam are eligible.
Length: min. 2000, max. 2500 words, including references.
Format: typewritten in 11-point font, and double-spaced.
No multiple submissions.
All three papers will be published online at the websites of Berlin Bosphorus Initiative and Department of Social Sciences of Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin
First Prize: 1000 € and the author of winning paper will be invited to attend BBI and Institut du Bosphore joint seminar in Istanbul that is held every year and a visit of the TUSIAD office could be organized to meet high level representatives of a sector s/he is particularly interested in.
Second and Third Prize: 500€
Deadline: May 24, 2019
Email for Submission: firstname.lastname@example.org
Submissions will be reviewed by a joint Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin and Berlin Bosphorus Initiative selection committee and will be judged based on definition and significance of topic, the quality of research, and clarity and cogency of writing.
Results will be announced by Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin and the prize will be publicly awarded during a joint panel event organized by Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin, Blickwechsel: Contemporary Turkey Studies, GeT MA - German Turkish Masters Program in Social Sciences, and Berlin Bosphorus Initiative in Berlin in June 2019.
After reviewing all submissions, the joint Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin and Berlin Bosphorus Initiative selection committee is happy to announce the awarded participants:
First Prize: Ceren Kulkul, "Reconsidering Transnationalism & Integration: The Role of New Wave Turkish Immigrants in Germany"
Second Prize: Svenja Huck, "Rethinking Turkey's and Europe's Future: Have European institutions become an obstacle to Erdogan's politics?"
Third Prize: Mariana Karkoutly & El Salem, "EU-Turkey Relations: Turkish Membership in the EU at Arm's Lenght"
Berlin Bosphorus Initiative (BBI) was founded in 2013 in Berlin as an initiative of TUSIAD, the Turkish Industry and Business Association, with the aim of improving economic and social ties between Turkey and Germany, supporting Turkey's EU bid as well as intensifying the civil society dialogue between the two countries. You may reach further information about the Initiative through /gro.ed-ibb.www//:ptth
Call for Submissions