Deniz, Yunus, Utku and Mina are from Turkey. With the Holman Prize, they would take the Trans-Siberian Express from Moscow to Beijing and create a documentary about it to inspire blind children to travel independently.
Elif coedits a Turkish magazine about disability. She would use the Holman Prize to start a nonprofit that produces educational materials for blind children and blind parents in Turkey.
Kürşat, who develops various technologies for the blind, would use the Holman Prize to build a piece of equipment, incorporating GPS and Bluetooth, that would enable a visually impaired person to ski independently.