On May 26th of 2014, the Presidential awards giving ceremony for 2013 took place at the Presidential Palace. The awards – certificates with the inscriptions and prize money – for a significant contribution to a number of areas were handed to the award winners by President Serzh Sargsyan and the President of the Robert Poghossian and Sons foundation, the diaspora Armenian benefactor Jean Poghossian. Serzh Sargsyan congratulated the award winners and wished them every success during their future activities.
The President of Armenia noted that it is a long time since they, together with the Poghossian family, have made an attempt to bring out the best achievements of Armenia’s scientific, educational and cultural life under the patronage of the Hayastan All-Armenian Fund. In that context, Serzh Sargsyan stressed that special attention is paid to international research works conducted on the Armenian Genocide topic, as well as to Armenian young men’s creative aspirations. (Click here http://blog.armeniafund.org/?p=710 for the full article and more)