Summer study abroad in an integral aspect of the Turkish Flagship curriculum, and provides students with the experience that constitutes one part of the eligibility requirement for acceptance to the Turkish Overseas Flagship Program. These programs of intensive Turkish study are opportunities to gain a full-year of language instruction in approximately eight weeks. Students are encouraged to apply for summer language scholarships to help fund their study abroad experiences.
The Flagship Program, in addition to the year-long Capstone program, offers an eight-week summer program in Baku, Azerbaijan hosted by the Azerbaijan University of Languages (AUL). The Turkish Flagship Summer coursework is designed to help students acheive Advanced Proficiency (ILR Level 2 and beyond).