Ferhat was twice named the Honor Student in his university, and volunteered for various NGOs throughout his education, and also traveled to the USA on two occasions through a student exchange program. He is keenly interested in football and basketball since elementary school, and still plays these sports as an amateur. Ferhat holds a bachelor’s degree in International Affairs from Ankara Yıldırım Beyazıt University.
Samet was the deputy president of the Entrepreneurship and Commerce Club in his university, and interned at Em Elektrik- EMELEC A.Ş. he attended the Erasmus+ education course, and traveled with the Work and Travel Program. He is currently an innovation trainer at Inovatim, an initiative of the Turkish Exporters Assembly, and a financial literacy trainer at the Habitat Association. He believes that combining his education with the knowledge and experienced gained through the First Chance Program will make him a great assets for the organization where he works. Samet holds a bachelor’s degree in International Trade and Business from Zonguldak Bülent Ecevit University, and currently studies toward a master’s degree with thesis in the same department.
In addition to his involvement in the Young Entrepreneurs Group, İlkay also improved himself by holding sponsorship meetings with medium and large enterprises. He believes that he will add value to the organization where he works with his openness to learning and improving himself. İlkay holds a bachelor’s degree in Finance from Uludağ University.