Last year, philanthropists Berj and Sonia Kalaidjian made the future of Armenia a priority. Through the establishment of a named endowed scholarship at the American University of Armenia (AUA), they are ensuring deserving students the opportunity to study at AUA, regardless of their financial standing.
YEREVAN, Armenia – On January 21, 2017, four sophomore year Business students, Mery Yolyan, Narek Jarayan, Irina Poghosyan, and Hamlet Berakchyan made their way to Gavar orphanage.
GYUMRI, Armenia – This November, the American University of Armenia (AUA) Community is overwhelmingly proud to spread the word about one if its alumni’s latest generous donations.
In the fall of 2015, AUA launched its 100 Pillars Program to identify a select group of 100 benefactors who
International AUA Alumni Continue to Support the University’s Mission, and Make Way for the Next Generation of StudentsAugust 8, 2016
In anticipation of the upcoming 20 year reunion of the American University of Armenia (AUA) class of 1997, last September,
OAKLAND (Armenian Weekly)—The American University of Armenia (AUA) has received a gift of $1 million from Monaco-based philanthropists Berj and Sonia Kalaidjian.
Famous Chicago Restaurateur’s Scholarship Fund Allows AUA Public Health Graduate to Reach New HeightsJuly 11, 2016
Yerevan– Referred to as “the jewel” of Chicago’s Armenian community, the late Zaven Kodjayan, owner of Zaven’s Restaurant, is remembered by loved ones for his generosity and dedication.
YEREVAN, Armenia – On May 30th, 70 students, and 42 alumni, in addition to faculty and staff of the American University of Armenia (AUA), participated in a luncheon for Zaven and Sonia Akian in honor of the many contributions they have made to AUA.
Oakland, CA, May 9, 2016 – The American University of Armenia (AUA) has received a gift of $1 million from Monaco-based philanthropists Berj and Sonia Kalaidjian.
“Our family believes in supporting Armenian organizations that have a meaningful impact and have consistently shown themselves to raise the bar of the quality of their programs and outcomes, year after year. AUA is certainly such an institution.” – Edele Hovnanian