Sakıp Sabancı Art Awards
9 students in total who hold top three ranks among the graduates of the following departments in Mimar Sinan Fine Arts University are honoured with "Sakip Sabanci Art Award":
- Traditional Turkish Arts
The Art Award is a cash payment in Turkish lira equivalent to 40 Republic gold coins for first place, 25 Republic gold coins for the runner-up and 15 Republic gold coins for second runner-up; in addition, a certificate issued in each student's name is delivered.
Sakıp Sabancı Lifetime Achievement Award
“Sakip Sabanci Lifetime Achievement Award” has been offered since 2005 to pay homage to masters who have played a profound role in the development of the art of drama.
Sabancı Foundation Art Award - Folk Dances Contest Award
Since 1994 Sabanci Foundation has been supporting the Folk Dances Contest, organized in collaboration with the Ministry of Cultural Affairs and Tourism. Accordingly, the teams ranking top 5 in the traditional "Folk Dances Contests" organized every May in addition to those 5 groups worthy of honourable mention will be awarded with payments in cash.