WATERTOWN — The Tekeyan Cultural Association’s “Dr. Nubar Berberian Trust Fund” has announced the names of Armenian students awarded in 2018 for their academic studies. They are:
- Gayane Ghazarian, from Yerevan, Armenia, studying at Dollar Academy, Scotland, United Kingdom, majoring in international relations
- Eric Harpootian, from West Warwick, RI, studying at Boston University, Boston, United States, majoring in Political Science
- Norayk Bahaban, from Montreal, Canada, studying at Concordia University, Montreal, majoring in political science.
Noted journalist and Armenian activist Dr. Nubar Berberian passed away on November 23, 2016. His estate was bequeathed to the Tekeyan Cultural Association, Inc. The Board of Directors of the TCA decided to establish a scholarship fund in his honor to college students of Armenian descent who major in either international relations or political science and publish a book of his Armenian-language articles and editorials. This year marked the first for the awards.
To apply for 2019 awards, email your request to firstname.lastname@example.org.