WATERTOWN — The administrators of Tekeyan Cultural Association’s “Dr. Nubar Berberian Trust Fund” have announced the names of Armenian students who have been awarded scholarships in 2019 for their academic studies. They are:
- Marianna Yearboro of Sioux Falls, SD, University of Montana Political Science (focus on public law and American government) and philosophy
- Hagop Mouradian, of Lansing, Mich., Michigan State University, College of Law. focus on international law
- Joshua Jendian, of Fresno, California State University, Sacramento, B.A. degree in political science and minor in economics
Noted journalist and 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 trust in his name, publish a book of his articles and editorials and then use the annual interest from his estate to give scholarships to college students of Armenian descent who major in either International Law or Political Science. This year was the second award. To apply for 2020 awards, email TCADirector@Aol.com.