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Join the Community

Below are some ways to get involved with the Keyman Modern Turkish Language Program and the broader Turkish studies & language community at Northwestern.

The Keyman Program Community

Attend an Event

We host and co-host a range of events both on and off campus, and via online platforms.

View upcoming events

Become a Scholar

The Keyman Program collaborates with talented graduate affiliate student scholars, hosts visiting scholars and faculty, and accepts applications for postdoctoral fellow positions with the program.

How to become a Keyman scholar

Apply for a Keyman Grant

At the moment our grant program is on hold, but stay tuned. We will post opportunities in the Grants and Awards section of this site as we start accepting applications again.

Become a Partner

If you'd like the collaborate with our program, feel free to reach out to us  about partnership opportunities. We'd love to hear from you. 

The Turkish Language Community at Northwestern

Take Courses

Courses have included introductory level and intermediate level Turkish language and a culture and cuisine course focusing on the complex relationships between food, culture and society.  Field trips brought students to local Turkish restaurants and events to explore contemporary Turkish culture, including music, film and literature. 

Join the Turkish Table for Informal Language Practice

For information on courses or bi-weekly remote sessions of Turkish Table for informal language practice, please contact Turkish Instructor  Prof. Oya Topçuoğlu

*Turkish Table is sponsored by the Middle East and North African Languages Program and the Council on Language Instruction.

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