TEV - History


  • 1969

    Our first scholarship students were sent abroad.

  • 1971

    TEV opened its first branch in Izmir.

  • 1972
    TEV launched the funeral wreath application for the first time.
    Since 1972, nearly 30 thousand students have been given scholarships from wreath donations.
  • 1973

    Ankara Branch was opened.

  • 1979

    Adana Branch was opened.

  • 1982

    Bursa Branch was opened.

  • 1984

    Antalya Branch was opened.

  • 1985
    Balıkesir Branch was opened.
    Eskişehir Branch was opened.
  • 1989

    Denizli Branch was opened.

  • 1992

    Trabzon Branch was opened.

  • 1996
    International medical scholarships started to be given from the Prof. Dr. Orhan Birman Scholarship Fund.
    Since 1981, medical scholarships have been given to 5554 Medical Faculty students.
  • 2001

    İnanç High School was taken over in 2002 and the school continues its educational activities under the name of Turkish Education Foundation İnanç Türkeş Private High School (TEVITÖL).

  • 2006

    Kocaeli Branch was opened.

  • 2007

    High Merit Scholarships for the leaders of the future began to be given.

  • 2008

    Kayseri Branch was opened.

  • 2011

    Private TEV İzmir Republic Higher Education Dormitory For Girls was opened.

  • 2012

    Private TEV Trabzon Higher Education Dormitory For Girls was opened.

  • 2014

    ERP system was implemented. TEV became the first foundation among NGOs in Turkey to transfer all their processes to ERP.

  • 2015
    The e-learning project TEV Academy was launched.
    Private TEV Ankara Sedef Ölçer Higher Education Dormitory For Girls was opened.
  • 2016

    TEV Mentorink Project started to be implemented.

  • 2017
    TEV Mehmet-Nevin Bilginer Culture and Art Center was opened.
    Muğla Branch was opened.
  • 2018
    Tekirdağ Branch was opened.
    TEV special day wreaths called “Bir Dünya Çiçek” started to be applied.
  • 2019

    TEV Uğuz Tarık Demirağ Vocational and Technical Anatolian High School was opened.

  • 2020
    With the Corona Heroes Memorial Scholarship Fund, we have supported more than 200 children and youth who were victims of corona.
    The Corona Heroes Memorial Scholarship Fund was deemed worthy of the Golden Effie Award.
  • 2021

    TEV Scholarship Students Journey Project McKinsey & Company and Turkish Education Foundation Collaboration - Domestic University Scholarship Experience Journey.

  • 2022
    The switchboard system in the Headquarters and Branches was transformed into a centralized structure. The Call Center and IVR were integrated with the renewed call center.
    Don't Give Up On School - Effie and Brandverse Awards
    The Don't Give Up On School project continues so that the hopes, dreams and stories of our youth, Turkey's bright future, will continue and they will all complete their education.