Scholarships

Richard R. Tufenkian Scholarship

USA

AEF is pleased to announce that it is accepting applications for the Richard R. Tufenkian Scholarships for the 2021 – 2022 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.

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 $500,000 in scholarships since 1991.

Deadline is June 30, 2021.

George Jorjorian Scholarship

Anjar, Lebanon

AEF is accepting applications for the Jorjorian Anjar Scholarship for the 2020 – 2021 academic year.  Each $2,000 scholarship will be awarded annually, for up to 4 years, with re-qualification each year, to the Haratch-Gulbenkian Graduates who have qualified for full-time undergraduate studies at a University in Lebanon or Armenia.

To qualify for this scholarship, students must be of Armenian descent, have a minimum 75% GPA, show financial need, and be actively involved in the Armenian community.

Syrian Armenian Scholarships

Armenia & Artsakh

Scholarships will be awarded up to 257,000 AMD each to supplement tuition benefits provided by the Government and different organizations for Syrian Armenian Refugee Students. The goal is to support those students who demonstrate academic excellence and are in financial need. All funds are deposited by AEF directly into student’s account at their state university.

Only Syrian refugee students in Armenia of Armenian origin, who are currently enrolled in a state university, and are in paid system of study, can apply for this scholarship.

Lebanese Armenian Scholarships

Lebanon & Armenia

Armenian Educational Foundation is proud to announce the establishment of an emergency fund to provide assistance to Armenian students from Lebanon impacted by the recent crisis.

Scholarships will be awarded for this academic year to Lebanese Armenian students who have moved to Armenia or Lebanese Armenians currently attending University in Armenia with high academic standing and financial need.

Lebanese Armenian students studying at Armenian state universities, including master's and post-graduate students can apply.

Deadline for applications is September 30th 2020.

Armenia, Artsakh & Javakhk Scholarships

Armenian Educational Foundation (AEF) is pleased to announce its scholarship program for students of Armenia, Artsakh and Javakhk, who attend a state university in Armenia or Artsakh. Applications are accepted 15th  March through 1st May.

The scholarships awarded will cover the full tuition for students in specific fields of study identified by AEF, and may differ in amount depending on state university and field of study. Applicants must demonstrate academic excellence, be in financial need, be in paid system of study, have GPA of at least 3.7/5 (15/20, 7/10, or 74/100), and be at least in their second year of study. Masters and PhD students are also accepted.