The applications for the 5th Istanbul Fellowship Program are now open!

It is scheduled to take place on 3 – 5 March 2020 with 100 publishers from Turkey and more than 200 publishers from 70 countries.

What is the Istanbul Fellowship Program

The Istanbul Fellowship Program was initiated in 2016 by Turkish Press and Publishers Copyright & Licensing Society (TBYM), the largest professional organisation of publishers in Turkey. The aim of the program is to contribute to bilateral cooperation between Turkish and foreign publishers and to make Istanbul a marketplace for copyrights exchange.

Online Application Process

Representatives of publishing houses, editors, publishing copyright agencies, publishing associations, and non-governmental organisations can apply to the program by filling the online application form in between the dates of 1st August and 31st October 2019.

Evaluations of the applications will be made by the Board of Evaluation of Turkish Press and Publishers Copyright & Licensing Society in November 2019.

Please find more information here.