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PanHellenic Scholarship Fund in $250,000 Drive for 2009
This year more students will be selected based on financial need

03/17/2009

Scholarship Drive 2009

Despite the current financial crisis, the PanHellenic Scholarship Foundation set a goal to repeat last year's funds distribution and award $250,000 to twenty-five deserving students.  "...and this year, our goal is to put emphasis on more students with financial need than ever before.  We believe that by helping students financially, the Foundation provides our youth a platform for significant accomplishments over the course of their lives," said the Chairman of the PanHellenic Scholarship Foundation, Chris P. Tomaras. 

 

Grant Awards

The PanHellenic Scholarship Awards of $10,000 each are offered to recognize students of high scholastic achievement and to provide support to those in financial need.  The awards are available to U.S. high school graduates and college students of Hellenic descent.   

 

Scholarship Application 2009

The Foundation's application 2009 is now available.  If you know of a gifted Greek-American for whom one of our scholarships would be of meaningful value please let them know of this offer.  You will be helping them reach their potential, while the Greek-American Community will be reflecting their successes.  Interested candidates are invited to visit our website for more details and to download an application form.  

 

Every Donation Helps

The Foundation continues to offer potential donors the opportunity to donate a Scholarship bearing a name of their own choice and present it at the Foundation's awards ceremony.  "Our $10,000 named scholarships is a unique opportunity to be offered in memory of a parent or loved one or create additional awareness and goodwill for one's business.  Of course, any size donation is appreciated and will be duly recognized.  With the special benefits that are included and the donation being tax deductible, every contribution is a meaningful deed," said Mr. Tomaras.  Payments can be made online or mailed to our office.

 

Awards Ceremony - Save the Date

The Foundation's annual Awards Gala will be held on Saturday, November 21, 2009 in the majestic Cathedral Hall at the University Club of Chicago on Michigan Avenue.  In addition to rewarding our nation's best and brightest Greek-American students, we'll also be honoring this year's Paradigm Award recipient (soon to be announced), ensuring that the event will be even more memorable for those attending.  Please save the date.


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