Niche College Scholarship

Richard R. Tufenkian Scholarship

June 28, 2024
Awards Available: 3

Scholarship Description

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.

The Richard R. Tufenkian Scholarship Fund was established by Ralph and Savey Tufenkian in memory of their son Richard. The $230,000 endowed fund has provided over $510,000 in scholarships since 1991.

Eligibility: Father and/or mother and/or grandparent of Armenian origin; Minimum 3.0 GPA; Will have undergraduate status in fall; Proof of acceptance to an accredited US university/college you plan to attend fall; First 2 pages of your income tax returns enclosed; First 2 pages of parent's tax returns enclosed (If not available, provide year 2020 tax returns, kept in strict confidence); Sealed official transcripts (mailed or electronically submit from school to us); Current academic reference letter Current reference letter attesting to Armenian community service; Personal Statement (One-page double spaced) Scholarship Search