Turkey-Armenia Trip Application

Thank you for your interest in applying to the summer trip! Please fill out the below registration form so your application can be processed.

*Note you will NOT be able to go back and edit your responses 

In addition to the below registration form, please submit the following:

  • Concise responses to the four essay questions (listed on the application page)
  • 2 letters of recommendation: 
    • 1 academic recommendation from a professor or TA (excluding core OTI faculty); and 1 personal recommendation, (e.g., student group leader, an employer, internship mentor, non-family member adult, community leader).  If you have no current personal connections with TAs or professors, a letter of recommendation from a high school teacher may be submitted.  
    • Recommenders will submit letters directly to the designated recipient on your campus, either electronically via email, or a hard copy in a sealed, signed envelope.
  • One passport-style head-shot photo, preferably included via email with the application. 

Have recommenders send their letters submitted no later than May 1, 2015.  

Application deadline is May 1, 2015

Send additional required files to: info@olivetreeinitiative.org 


Students from the UC System may earn 4 units for the trip, credited in the 2015-2016 academic year, via UCI (intercampus credit). Indicate your interest in exploring this option.