AWARDS :

1.     International NOMA Encouragement Prize for children’s book illustrations (1986)

2.     Rżfat Ilgaz Award for humorous story writing (1997)

3.     Żž Bank’s Grand Prize for Books for Young (1997)           

4. MEOC – Middle East Outreach Council (U.S.A.) 2012 Book Award

 She has been nominated as Turkey’s author candidate for the international Hans Christian Andersen Award 2014