Grants and Awards

Grants

  • Maastricht University Van der Laan Travel Grant, 2008 (1,100 €)
  • METEOR Visiting Phd Grant for Wash.U. in St Louis, 2011 (4000 €)
  • NWO Open Competition Fund, 2010-2014 (≈ 200,000 €)
  • METEOR (GSBE) Research Fellowship, as of Jan 2013 (per year ≈ 2000 €)
  • COST-Action STSM grant 2013 (with A. I. Ozkes) (1000 €)
  • COST-Action STSM grant 2013 (1100 €)
  • NWO VENI, to start on Feb 2014 (≈250,000 €)
  • COST-Action STSM grant 2014 (with P. Csoka) (1000 €)

 

Honors and Awards

  • Anatolian Schools Exam Success Reward, 1993 (39th among ≈1,500,000 students, 6th in Adana)
  • Science Colleges Exam Entrance Success Reward (in the top 250 among ≈130,000 students, 2nd in Adana)
  • Adana Science College (Adana Fen Lisesi) High Honors Degree, 2000
  • University Entrance Exam Success Reward, 2000 (in the top 0.05\% among ≈2,000,000 students)
  • Boğaziçi University Debate Tournament Champion, 2001
  • Maastricht University GSBE Sharing Success Award (Cost-Action Grant) 2013,
  • Maastricht University GSBE Sharing Success Award (NWO Veni Grant) 2013,