1980,
the best picture book award, with his “Pan and His Flower” selected by a jury composed of children.

1997, selected as one of
“the best 10 children’s author” selected during the Children’s Literature Symposium in Ankara University.

2000, chosen by the students as
“the guest of honour” during the book week (Dec. 11-15, 2000) in Atacan School.

2004, got the
“3rd prize in children’s drama” organised by Tudem Publishing House with his “The Violins of Master Fa”.

2008, was chosen as
“the children’s author of the year” by a poll made by both Swedish-Turkish Brotherhood School and Bağcılar Atatürk Primary School.

2008, has received the
“Children’s Literature Award” given by “Türkçem Children’s Magazine” in Kosovo.

2009, was selected as
“the best children’s author of 2008” by The Association of Turkish Librarians.

2009 (June 9), was chosen as
“the guest of honour” during the 2nd Meeting of Children’s Literature organised by The Children’s Foundation, Marmara University Faculty of Education and Painted Bird Illustrators Group.

2012 (May 9-11), was chosen as
“the guest of honour” together with the illustrator Mustafa Delioğlu during the “Aytül Akal - Living Authors Symposium” organised by Osmangazi University.

2015 , was shown as candidate for ALMA Award 2016

2016 (May 11-13), was subject to the “Fatih Erdoğan - Living Authors Symposium” organised by Osmangazi University and Çukurova University.

2016 , was shown as candidate for ALMA Award 2017

2016, received the BOOK OF THE YEAR award with his novel
“The Magical Box.”
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