GLENDALE — The Armenian Educational Foundation (AEF) is pleased to announce that it is accepting applications for the Richard R. Tufenkian Scholarships for the 2019 – 2020 academic year. Three $3,000 scholarships will be awarded to Armenian undergraduate students at an accredited United States college or university. To qualify for this scholarship, students must be of Armenian descent, have a minimum 3.0 GPA, show financial need, and be actively involved in the Armenian community.

Students who meet the above criteria should visit www.aefweb.org for scholarship application and more information. All completed scholarship application packages must be postmarked no later than July 31, 2019, and mailed to the AEF office at 600 West Broadway, Suite 130, Glendale, CA 91204.

The Richard R. Tufenkian Scholarship Fund was established by Ralph and Savey Tufenkian in memory of their son. The $230,000 endowed fund has provided over $470,000 in scholarships since 1991. Currently, $17,500 in scholarships is awarded each year, including $2,500 to a student attending the American University of Armenia and six full tuition scholarships for students attending public universities in Armenia.

Only students interested in applying for the scholarship should contact the AEF office at email [email protected] or (818) 242-4154.

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

Sign Up for Our Newsletters

Get notified of the latest updates from MassisPost.

You May Also Like

U.S. Embassy’s Franchise Conference Connects American Businesses with Armenian Investors

YEREVAN — The U.S. Embassy in Yerevan and the U.S. Commercial Service…

Turkish Intellectuals Who Have Recognized The Armenian Genocide: Mehmet Altan

By Hambersom Aghbashian Prof. Mehmet Altan (born January 11, 1953 in Ankara,…

Armenia Beat Liechtenstein 3-0 in Euro 2020 Qualifier

YEREVAN — Armenia beat Liechtenstein 3-0 in Euro 2020 qualifier on June…

Armenian Council of America Message Delivered by Natalie Sarafian During Times Square Commemoration

Reverend Clergy, Honorable members of Congress, dear friends and fellow Armenians, 1915 –…