Applications now open for Hakan Orbay Research Awards

Applications are now open for the Hakan Orbay Research Awards, given by the Sabancı University School of Management in honor of faculty member Hakan Orbay, who passed away in 2011.

Organized for the 8th time this year, the awards program aims to support original projects of young researchers in the field of finance and microeconomics. This year's awards entail a “Young Researcher Award” of 10,000 TL and a “Doctorate Student Award" of 5,000 TL. 

This year the jury will consist of Benan Zeki Orbay from Istanbul Bilgi University and Aziz Şimşir, Eren İnci, İzak Atiyas, Koray Deniz Şimşek, Melsa Ararat, and Yiğit Atılgan from Sabancı University.

Interested applicants can submit their studies and a one-page resumé to

The deadline for applications is July 20, 2021, and the winners will be announced on September 15, 2021. 

Please visit for more information on eligibility criteria.


Release date: 05.08.2021 09:51:03