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Peter Agris Memorial Journalism Scholarships

  • Website Address
  • http://www.alphaomegacouncil.com/scholarship.htm
  • Contact
  • Nancy Agris Savage
  • Address
  • 9 Nonesuch Drive
  • Email Address
  • nancyasavage@gmail.com
  • Application Deadline
  • March 1, 2016
  • Number Of Awards
  • 6
  • Maximum Amount
  • $5,000
  • Scholarship Description
  • Journalism and communications majors at the graduate and undergraduate level who are of Greek American heritage may apply for annual scholarships given in the amount of $5,000 in memory of Peter Agris, the late founder and publisher of The Hellenic Chronicle. The non-renewable grants have been offered by the Alpha Omega Council of New England and the Agris family for approximately two decades.

    Criteria for candidates includes Greek American heritage; current full-time enrollment as a journalism or communications major at the graduate or undergraduate level in an accredited college or university in the United States; active participation in school, community, church organizations; a minimum of a 3.0 GPA and demonstrated financial need.

    Candidates may download an application on the Alpha Omega Council's website at alphaomegacouncil.com. The following items must be returned by email to nancyasavage@gmail.com or by mail to The Peter Agris Memorial Journalism Scholarships Committee, c/o Nancy Agris Savage, 9 Nonesuch Drive, Natick, MA 01760 by no later than March 1st:
    - completed application
    - current transcript
    - required essay
    - copies of any published articles or other professional materials that would enhance the application.

    For more information, please visit our website.

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