We remember the late Sakıp Sabancı, the Honorary Chairman of Sabancı University, in the fifteenth year of his passing with the Sakıp Sabancı International Research Awards.
Sakıp Sabancı International Research Awards and Remembrance Ceremony will be hosted by the Sakıp Sabancı Family and Sabancı University on Wednesday, April 10, 2019 at 7:00pm at the Sabancı Center.
Covering fields such as Turkish and Islamic art and history, economics and sociology in Turkey, the Awards will be given to papers on “Future of Multilateralism in Global Turmoil: Rethinking Security, Economy, Democracy” this year.
Sabancı University Founding Board of Trustees Chair Güler Sabancı will deliver introductory remarks to the event. Also speaking will be Jury Panel Chair and Sabancı University Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences member Meltem Müftüler Baç on behalf of the jury panel consisting of internationally-recognized Turkish and foreign professors, and award-winning authors.
The Sakıp Sabancı International Research Award involves a Jury Prize that will be awarded to an individual who has made distinguished contributions on the above-mentioned theme. In addition to the Jury Prize, Essay Awards will be given to three researchers under 45 years of age. Winners of the Article Awards and Jury Prize were selected by an international panel of independent jurists. The eighth Jury Prize will also be handed.
Date: Wednesday, April 10, 2019
Time: 6:00 - 7:00 PM Welcome
7:00 PM Awards Ceremony
8:30 PM Refreshments
Place: Sabancı Center, 4. Levent