Students finishing their first year in Koç University (sophomores) may apply for this scholarship if their families have a dramatic change in their financial status which induces difficulties to pay the university fee.

Applications are evaluated by the Committee of Need-Based Scholarship and the Committee offers full or partial scholarship to the students for the semester that they apply for.

International applicants are eligible to apply to this scholarship.

In every year applications are made during January, June and July.

Need-Based Scholarship is not granted for summer school.