Awards

As a charitable and educational organization, AGAPW considers the offering of Student Awards to be an important part of our mission.

We are proud to announce the establishment of our “Excellence Tuition Scholarship.”

EXCELLENCE TUITION SCHOLARSHIP:

It is awarded to a female student of Greek descent enrolled in a four year accredited Bachelor’s program in the Tri-State area of New York, New Jersey and Connecticut. Selection criteria are based on academic excellence, contribution to the community and financial need.
Applications must be submitted between January 1st and March 10th. The applicant must submit a personal statement, a financial statement, and university documents indicating status of enrollment and grades.
Scholarship is awarded in March in honor of AGAPW’s Greek American Woman of the Year.
The total amount of the award varies from year to year, depending on available funds. The amounts awarded have been:
     •    2017 — $3,000
     •    2016 — $3,000
     •    2015 — $3,000
     •    2014 — $3,000
     •    2013 — $3,000
     •    2012 — $3,000
     •    2011 — $1,000

2017 Award Recipient:
Marina Elizabeth Grabda of New York University

Scholarship Committee:
Dr. Sophia Catsambis, Ph.D.
Dr. Maria Kaliambou, Ph.D.
Ms. Effie Lekas, MBA
Dr. Aphrodite Désirée Navab, Ph.D. – Committee Chair
Dr. Liana Theodoratou, Ph.D.

To check the page of the award event click here.

2016 Award Recipient:
Madeleine Ball of New York University

Scholarship Committee:
Dr. Sophia Catsambis, Ph.D.
Dr. Maria Kaliambou, Ph.D.
Ms. Effie Lekas, MBA
Dr. Aphrodite Désirée Navab, Ph.D. – Committee Chair
Dr. Liana Theodoratou, Ph.D.

To check the page of the award event click here.

2015 Award Recipient:
Elena Karavassilis of Queens College, CUNY

Scholarship Committee:
Dr. Sophia Catsambis, Ph.D.
Dr. Maria Kaliambou, Ph.D.
Ms. Effie Lekas, MBA
Dr. Aphrodite Désirée Navab, Ph.D. – Committee Chair
Dr. Themis Veleni, Ph.D.

To check the page of the award event click here.

2014 Award Recipient:
Kristina Bogos of New York University

Scholarship Committee:
Ms. Effie Lekas, MBA
Dr. Aphrodite Désirée Navab, Ph.D.
Dr. Liana Theodoratou, Ph.D. – Committee Chair
Dr. Themis Veleni, Ph.D.

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2013 Award Recipient:
Vaia Trittas of New York University

Scholarship Committee:
Dr. Aurelie Athan, Ph.D.
Dr. Maria Kaliambou, Ph.D.
Ms. Effie Lekas, MBA
Dr. Aphrodite Désirée Navab, Ph.D.
Dr. Liana Theodoratou, Ph.D. – Committee Chair

To check the page of the award event click here.

2012 Award Recipient:
Alexandra Kavouras of Queens College, CUNY

Scholarship Committee:
Dr. Sophia Catsambis, Ph.D. – Committee Chair
Ms. Effie Lekas, MBA
Dr. Aphrodite Désirée Navab, Ph.D.
Dr. Liana Theodoratou, Ph.D.

To check the page of the award event click here.

2011 Award Recipient:
Nayia Moysidis of Columbia University

Scholarship Committee:
Dr. Paraskevi (Evi) Giannakakou. Ph.D. – Committee Chair
Dr. Olga Alexakos, Ph.D.
Dr. Aphrodite Désirée Navab, Ph.D.

To check the page of the award event click here.

For further questions on applying for a scholarship or offering to donate to our scholarship fund, please contact Dr. Aphrodite Navab at desireenavab@yahoo.com.

Please consider donating to our scholarship fund, and support us in our mission to promote educational and career opportunities for Greek American women.

 

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