5200 W. Jarvis Street, Skokie, Illinois 60077 847.674.1773
After discussions with the City of Aurora, and due to limitations they have in place for outdoor activities, the date for the unveiling of the monument has been changed to Saturday, September 25, 2021. Learn more...
5200 West Jarvis Avenue Skokie, Illinois 60077 Tel: (847) 674-1773 Fax: (847) 674-1739 Email: [email protected] www.amphso.com BOARD OF DIRECTORS Panagiotis D. Nikolopoulos Angelyn Balodimas-Bartolomei, Ph.D. Stavros Basseas, Ph.D. Dr. Anthony Ferguson Sylvia Sobreira Maria N. Stamatopoulos Historian BOARD OF ADVISORS Linos G. Benakis Counselor, Academy of Athens Eleni Bousis Chairman, Greek American Nursing Home Dimitrios Bousis Bousis Foundation Hariklia Dimitropoulos-McLaughlin, Ph.D. Loyola University, Chicago Thanasis Economou, Ph.D. Demetrios Georgopoulos Director, Government Archives Province of Argolidos, Greece John G. Manos George Papadantonakis, Ph.D. Paraskevi Skourti Publisher, Ermioni Magazine Ioannis Stagas Admiral (Ret'd) Hellenic Navy Kostas Tsefalas Historian Eleftherios Fitras (†) Efstathios Bourodimos (†) George P. Alexandrou (†) 23 November 2020
Essay competition on the role of the American Philhellenes Student Name________________________________________________________ School Name/Grade____________________________________________________ Home Address________________________________________________________ Telephone Contact (Name/Number)______________________________________ Teacher Name/Telephone______________________________________________
GENERAL TERMS OF THE COMPETITION a) The competition is open to children who attend High School (7th, 8th, 9th grades) and Lyceum (10th, 11th, 12th grades), and who write in Modern Greek or English. (Judges will take into account the spelling and correct wording). b) The report should not exceed two (2) pages. c) Essays must be postmarked no later than March 30, 2021 by the school and mailed to the above address. d) The results will be announced on April 30, 2021 by the Committee to be headed by a University professor the ensure the integrity of the competition. e) All essays are the property of the American Philhellene Society and can be used for various purposes of publicity, always with the name of the author. f) The awards ceremony and the distribution of the cash prize will be on Saturday, May 29, 2021, as part of the presentation of the memorial monument to the American Philhellenes to the City of Aurora, Illinois..
THE AMERICAN PHILHELLENES SOCIETY IS A 501(c)3 NOT-FOR-PROFIT ORGANIZATION EIN# 37-1571424