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Peter Agris Memorial Journalism Scholarships

  • Website Address
  • http://www.alphaomegacouncil.org/scholarships/appl...
  • Contact
  • Scholarship Committee
  • Address
  • The Peter Agris Memorial Scholarship Committee C/O Nancy Agris Savage
  • 9 Nonesuch Drive
  • Email Address
  • nancyasavage@gmail.com
  • Application Deadline
  • March 1, 2016
  • Number Of Awards
  • 6
  • Maximum Amount
  • $5,000
  • Scholarship Description
  • Peter Agris Memorial Scholarship for Greek-Americans pursuing careers in journalism and communications.The Alpha Omega Council, comprised of leading businesspersons of Hellenic ancestry, honors its late founder by presenting the Peter Agris Memorial Scholarships annually to several young Greek-Americans pursuing studies in the fields of journalism or communications. The scholarship has been given in honor of Peter Agris, founder and publisher of The Hellenic Chronicle, for fifty years the premier Greek-American national English-language weekly newspaper in this country. Mr. Agris was also an Archon of the Greek Orthodox Church and a trustee of Hellenic College/Holy Cross School of Theology.

    -Be a Greek-American descent and a U.S. Citizen
    -Currently enrolled full-time as an undergraduate or graduate student majoring in journalism or communications major at an accredited U.S. college/university
    -Active participation in school, community, and church organizations
    -Minimum 3.0 GPA

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