Armenian Relief Society Eastern USA Announces their 2013 Scholarship Recipients


ARS Eastern USA Board of Directors

For Immediate Release (Boston / USA, August, 27, 2013)

Contact: Vart Chiloyan, Executive Secretary, Tel: 617-926-3801,

Armenian Relief Society Eastern USA Announces their 2013 Scholarship Recipients

The Board of Regional Directors of the Armenian Relief Society of Eastern USA, Inc. is pleased to announce the recipients of the ARS Lazarian Graduate and Undergraduate Scholarships for the School Year 2013-2014. The scholarships are based on Merit, Financial need, and Involvement in the Armenian Community. Recipients must be of Armenian descent and be enrolled in a four year college or university in the United States.  This year the ARS of Eastern USA awarded over $24,000 to 24 students from 9 states.

Lazarian Graduate Scholarship Recipients
Lisa Giragosian Speech Pathology CA
Alexander Bedrosyan  Law DC
Demitri Petrosian Bussiness MA
Ani Megerdichian Physician Assistant RI
Talin Abrimian Pharmacy MA
Ani Nalbandian Medicine CT
Armen Sahakyan International Relations NJ
Vatche Thomassian Economic & political Development NY
kaiane Habeshian Medicine MA
Lisa Giragosian Speech Pathology CA
Undergraduate Scholarship Recipients
Rebecca Shahverdian Sociology MA
Narek Dshkhunyan Computer Science MA
Sevan Markosian Nursing MI
Inna Mirzoyan Social Relations MI
Marine Hovsepyan Interior Design PA
Sanan Panossian International Studies CA
Varak Baronian Theater NJ
Nicole Chouljian Video Communications PA
Loree Karkodorian Pharmaceutical Sciences CA
Aren Dabaghian Pharmacy NJ
Mariam Kyarunts Biology CA
Hacik Arslanoglu Civil Engineering NJ
Maria Yeghiazaryan Business NJ
Lusine Yeghiazaryan History NJ

The ARS Undergraduate Scholarship Fund was established through the generous donations of many benefactors, who provided the financial resources necessary for the ARS to assist Armenian undergraduate students, for over three decades. In addition to this, the ARS George and Beatrice Lazarian Graduate Scholarship Fund has granted hundreds of generous scholarships to deserving graduate students.

The ARS, founded in 1910, is a nonprofit, charitable organization comprised of Armenians who volunteer their time and effort to support the educational and humanitarian needs of the Armenian people throughout the world.  The ARS Eastern USA consists of 1,200 members in 32 chapters, located throughout the states east of the Mississippi River.

The scholarship application deadline is April 1st. The administrative office address is: Armenian Relief Society of Eastern USA, Inc.80 Bigelow Ave, Suite 200, Watertown, MA, 02472

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