AEF Funds Computer Labs for Displaced Students at Shushi Technological University in Stepanakert

Students gather at the newly refurbished computer lab in Stepanakert Information technology has become vital to success in today’s world, and it has become especially important in the development and growth of the Armenian nation. Recognizing the importance of the IT sector in the economic growth of Armenia and Artsakh, the Armenian Educational Foundation has…

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AEF Opens Its Newest School in Kornidzor, Armenia

Head of AEF’s school renovation projects, Neshan Peroomian, cuts the ribbon of the new Kornidzor school The Kornidzor School, located in Armenia’s Syunik Province, has just undergone a full-scale transformation. Thanks to a generous $20,000 donation toward the project from Valentine Pakhanians, in memory of her late husband and former Armenian Educational Foundation Board Member,…

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AEF’s Newly Renovated Akhpradzor School in Armenia Officially Opens

The Akhperadzor School in Armenia’s Gegharkunik Province was renovated by the AEF Students, teachers, community members and officials of the village of Akhpradzor, located in Armenia’s Gegharkunik Province, celebrated the opening of their newly renovated school on October 12 alongside Armenian Educational Foundation representatives. The large-scale renovation carried out by AEF was made possible through…

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AEF Awards Scholarships to 185 Artsakh War Veterans

For over 71 years, Armenian Educational Foundation’s mission has been to render financial assistance to Armenian students and educational institutions. Just one year ago, while many AEF students enlisted or re-enlisted to join the war, two students—Andranik Grigoryan and Shirak Hambardzumyan – made the ultimate sacrifice. AEF established veteran scholarships in memory of 24-year-old Andranik,…

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AEF Completes $160,000 School Renovation Project in Gyumri

The Armenian Educational Foundation has completed the renovation of School N27 in Gyumri at a cost of $160,000. Long time AEF member and benefactor, Susan Vartanian Barba of New Jersey donated $50,000 in memory of her parents Andranik and Nvart Vartanian. The organization, which has renovated over 200 schools in the past, decided to renovate several schools…

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AEF Awarded Gratitude Medal by President of Artsakh

GLENDALE—The Armenian Educational Foundation met with Artsakh’s High Commissioner for Diaspora Affairs Azatouhi Simonyan last week to discuss programs being implemented in Artsakh as well as current challenges they face with the education system. According to the Commissioner, “the new problems that the educational system of Artsakh faces and the measures and the new educational…

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AEF Announces 2021-2022 Richard R. Tufenkian Scholarship Recipients

From left: Martin Markaryan, Christina Chirinian and Narek Daduryan GLENDALE—The Armenian Educational Foundation’s Board of Directors and Scholarship Committee announced the 2021-2022 Richard R. Tufenkian Scholarship Award recipients. Three $3,000 scholarships have been awarded to Armenian undergraduate students at accredited United States colleges or Universities. To qualify for this scholarship, students had to be of Armenian…

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AEF Conducts Scholarship Interviews in Armenia

Interview panel from left: Armine Haroyan (AEF Executive Director, Yerevan), Seda Davidian (Scholarship Committee Chair), Zaroug Chilingirian Baltajian, Alice Petrossian, Mimi Zarookian Since 2007, Armenia Educational Foundation has been providing full tuition scholarships to students attending public universities in Armenia. This year AEF’s Yerevan office received 1,700 scholarship applications, including 37 soldiers wounded in the…

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AEF Hosts Armenian, English Language Writing Competition

  The Armenian Educational Foundation’s inaugural Armenian and English Language Writing Competition drew over 50 participants from Armenian high schools, immersion programs and middle schools across the country. Students from five Armenian high schools and immersive programs and ten middle schools and immersive programs participated in the Armenian and English language writing competition. The participating…

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AEF Provides Scholarships for Lebanese Armenian Students in Need

The AEF awarded 34 scholarships to Lebanese Armenian students studying in Armenia In light of the disaster that struck Beirut several months ago, an emergency fund was established to provide financial assistance to Armenian students from Lebanon impacted by the crisis. The AEF is proud to announce that 34 scholarships, totaling $47,400, have been awarded for this academic year…

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