Venue: Eurasia Partnership Foundation Conference Room, 1/21 Azatutyan Avenue Yerevan
Hrant Dink Foundation has established the Turkey-Armenia Travel Grant with a view to increase direct contacts and to promote cooperation between the peoples of from the two neighbouring countries within the framework of the programme Support to the Armenia-Turkey Normalisation Process financed by the European Union. Turkey-Armenia Travel Grant has supported the travels of more than 200 individuals from March 2014 to May 2015.
The Hrant Dink Foundation has established the Turkey-Armenia Fellowship Scheme with a view to promote cross-border affiliation and cooperation of professionals from the two neighbouring countries within the framework of the programme Support to the Armenia-Turkey Normalisation Process financed by the European Union. The Fellowship Scheme has offered 18 professionals from Armenia and Turkey the opportunity to live and follow a special programme at a specific Host Organisation in the neighbouring country for 4 to 8 months.
For further information about the Turkey-Armenia Travel Grant and the Turkey-Armenia Fellowship Scheme please visit our websites:
Ms. Arpine Aleksanyan and Ms. Sona Baloyan from Yerevan, from “Matenadaran” Mesrop Mashtots Institute of Ancient Manuscripts, were supported with the travel grant to visit Istanbul, Turkey for meetings with the Armenian Patriarchate, Armenian high schools, foundations and publishing houses to discuss possibilities of further collaboration on preserving the Armenian culture.