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LSE Stelios Scholarships applications for 2017 are open!

London_School_of_Economics__Large_ Applications for the Stelios Scholarships for 2017 are now open!

The deadline is the 1st of June, 2017

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Stelios Scholars re-union - London, 2017

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STELIOS SCHOLARS RE-UNION - MAY 2017 - LONDON
(this event is for Stelios Scholars ONLY)

Following the success of our first Grand Re-union last year in Monaco, we have decided to make this an annual event and in order to make it easier for more scholars to attend, this year the event will be held in London!
For further details, all Stelios Scholars at LSE and Cass Business School, are invited to join the closed FB group Stelios Scholars.

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LSE says “a big thank you” to scholarship donors!

1LSE’s interim Director Julia Black played host on the 1st of March to Donors & Scholars in the School’s newly refurbished library. In her speech of welcome she highlighted the generosity that made studying at the world renowned college a possibility for the less well off. 

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Cass Thanks Scholarship Donors - 22nd of February 2017

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City University’s Cass Business School played host to donors who have given to help students finance their one-year course, at the internationally renowned centre of excellence.

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Congratulations to our graduating Cass Stelios Scholars!

1_low_definitionThe Stelios Philanthropic Foundation is happy to welcome another ten Masters scholars to its ranks after a graduation ceremony last week at London’s Barbican Centre. 

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A wonderful weekend to remember: Stelios Scholars Grand Reunion 2016

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 A total of £132,000 (172,000€) for future scholarships at The London School of Economics and Political Science - LSE and Cass Business School were raised this weekend, during the Stelios Scholars' Grand Reunion in Monaco! Stelios Philanthropic Foundation has doubled the Scholars' donations to reach this amount.

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Upcoming Stelios Scholars Grand Reunion in Monaco!

Stelios_SCHOLARS_REUNION_2016_LOGO_24april16The Stelios Philanthropic Foundation celebrates 10 years of scholarships to students studying in Cass Business School and London School of Economics and invites its scholars for a two-days Grand Reunion in Monaco! Present and past scholars will have the opportunity for networking and fruitful discussions among the rest of the invitees!


 

Doukas School: Applications are now open!


stelios-doukas_2016 Apply now for one of the three Stelios Scholarships at Doukas School and get the chance to study for the three year international baccalaureate! 

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CASS: Applications for the Stelios Scholarships are now open!

cass-business-schoolWe are delighted to announce the opening of the Stelios Scholarships application process at Cass Business School.

3 scholarships, each worth £10,000

Deadline: 3 May 2016

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LSE: Applications for the Stelios Scholarships are now open!

London_School_of_Economics__Large_Three Stelios Scholarships at The London School of Economics and Political Science - LSE for undergraduate entrants are now available to apply for with a deadline on the 1st of June 2016!

For more information see here


 

Stelios Scholars Grand Reunion 2016

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10 years, 200 scholars, a £3 million donation!

The time has come to bring everyone together to celebrate our first 10 years! We should do something reminiscing, congratulating, soul searching, planning the future while having a bit of fun. This is a great opportunity for our Scholars to start thinking about giving back. Sir Stelios will be hosting this event in Monaco, where he lives, from the 30th of April until the 1st of May 2016!

 

LSE Scholars & Donors annual reception - February 2016

london_school_of_economics_benefactors_FEB2016On Wednesday 24th of February, the London School of Economics played host to the Stelios Philanthropic Foundation and other benefactors who have generously funded scholarships for undergraduate places at the world famous academic institution.

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Cass scholars say: “Thank you” to Stelios

CITY_DONOR_EVENT__tracy_ghoriFrom left to right: Stefania Makri, José Carlos Guerrero Carral, Dimitris Spyropoulos, Kassiani Savvopoulou, Joen Mollani, Tracy Ghori, Thomas Tsaloupis, Apostolos Papadopoulos, Kirsty Ching Tung Ip, Konstantinos Kanellopoulos


Cass Business School’s academics and scholars joined up with their benefactors last week to celebrate another successful year of support to City University’s world famous postgraduate college. The easyjet founder’s Philanthropic Foundation endows 10 scholarships annually as part of its remit to help those who might have missed out on this excellent educational opportunity.

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Congratulation to our 2015 Cass scholars!

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Arti Patel, Antonios-Dimitrios Tsiantas, Gloria Setordjie, Gavriella Christoforou and Christos Roumeliotis


Congratulation to our 2015 Cass scholars!

Sir Stelios sends his warmest regards to our Cass Stelios Scholars 2014/15 after their graduation on 27 January at the Barbican.

His Philanthropic Foundation endows 10 scholarships annually at the City University’s postgraduate school. 


 

Donors board unveiled at Cass

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Over fifty donors to the world-renowned business school were honoured last night with the unveiling of a commemorative detailing decades of generosity.

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Cass alumni gather to help tomorrow’s students

Cass alumni gather to help tomorrow’s students

4th September 2015

Over 150 alumni for City University's Cass Business School gathered in Monaco last Friday to raise money for a bursary fund for future needy students. Cass academics Paul Curran (vice-chancellor) and Costas Grammenos (professor - shipping/trade & finance) were on hand to receive a £128,000 cheque from Sir Stelios marking the 10th year of a pledge for ten student bursaries annually. In addition a €2000 raise from the "honesty bar" has been earmarked for a Monaco Bursary to help finance a student at the prestigious postgraduate business school. Last year's donation has been earmarked to help a Vietnamese student with her studies.

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Sir Stelios tells Huffington Post about his Foundation’s scholarships to Doukas School in Athens (Greek text)

Sir Stelios tells Huffington Post about his Foundation’s scholarships to Doukas School in Athens

16th April 2015

To view the full article, please click here for the Huffington Post or view Sir Stelios' response to their questions here.

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Stelios scholars meet easyJet founder, Sir Stelios Haji-Ioannou

Stelios scholars meet easyJet founder, Sir Stelios Haji-Ioannou

28th March 2015

Nearly 40 Stelios scholars from LSE and Cass Business School met last Saturday to hear easyJet founder, Sir Stelios Haji-Ioannou update plans for his philanthropic foundation. Speaking at the Foundation's new London HQ Sir Stelios said 215 Stelios Scholars had been helped to-date; with financial assistance being given to students at LSE/Cass as well as Doukas high school in Athens. He added the Foundation had pledged £3.5m over 15 years with awards going to students from Greece, Cyprus and the UK as well as other EU countries.

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LSE thanks Stelios Philanthropic Foundation

LSE thanks Stelios Philanthropic Foundation

12th March 2015

Last night the London School of Economics played host to the Stelios Philanthropic Foundation and other benefactors who have generously funded scholarships for undergraduate places at the world famous academic institution.

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Cass Business School thanks Stelios Philanthropic Foundation for its continued support

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Front row left to right: TG, Gavriella Christoforou, Gloria Setordjie, Arti Patel, Vasiliki Bakourou, Antonios-Dimitrios Tsiantas Tracy

18th February 2015

The Stelios Philanthropic Foundation was represented at Cass Business School's donors reception earlier this month. The Foundation sponsors ten scholarships at the world famous post-graduate college, which includes Sir Stelios Haji-Ioannou among its alumni. Vice-chancellor Paul Curran thanked the Foundation's Tracy Ghori and expressed hope for its continuing support.


 

Graduation congratulations to our Cass Business School scholars!

Graduation congratulations to our Cass Business School scholars!

27th January 2015

Yesterday Mario Stasis, Christos Omorphos, Chrysostomos Christofi and Mikaela Chronopoulou received their degree certificates from Dean Steven Haberman before setting off for new career paths at Coca-Cola and PwC among others. The Stelios Philanthropic Foundation endows 10 one-year scholarships annually at this prestigious graduate university college.


 

Cass says thanks to Stelios Philanthropic Foundation

Cass says thanks to Stelios Philanthropic Foundation

15th November 2014

Cass Business School held their annual Donor Thank You reception on Thursday 14th November which included speeches from Dean, Professor Steve Haberman, (pictured) Michael Cole-Fontayn, Executive Vice President and Chairman EMEA BNY Mellon and Julia Giese, BSc Business Studies student and Coca Cola Scholarship recipient.

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Nicosia school children thank Sir Stelios Haji-Ioannou for his generosity

30th October 2014

A small group of teachers and young children from The Giving Tree English Nursery School in Nicosia have sent a warming thank you video to Sir Stelios Haji-Ioannou and his Philanthropic foundation.

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FFTH reaches out to Nicosia school children

FFTH reaches out to Nicosia school children

15th October 2014

Teachers and children at the Kaimakli public nursery school presented Sir Stelios Haji-Ioannou with a bouquet of flowers and a thank-you card after the easyJet founder dropped in to help distribute a lunchtime sandwich snack and chocolate bar. A growing number of families are affected by the on-going financial crisis in Cyprus so the lunchtime snack is a great help to those on limited budgets. The school headmistress has promised to register the kids at the Nicosia FFTH outlet and arrange for the pickup of their daily snacks.

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Sir Stelios receives award from alma mater

Stelios announces new Scholarships in Greece

28th April 2014

easyJet founder Sir Stelios Haji-Ioannou's was guest of honour at an event to mark his philanthropic foundation's support for a scholarship programme at Athens' Doukas high school. In return the school's head teacher Kostantinos Kuritsis (pictured) and alumnus society presented him with a commemorative award to mark the event.

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LSE welcomes its Stelios Scholars and Foundation representatives

LSE welcomes its Stelios Scholars and Foundation representatives

13th March 2014

Nearly 20 Stelios Scholars were on hand tonight to hear colleagues as well as their sponsors describe the life-changing prospect of studying at the world famous School. Director Craig Calhoun said his thanks were not enough to reward donors' generosity and hoped the students would justify the charity by "giving back" in the future.

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Class of 2014: Stelios Scholars graduate from Cass Business School

Class of 2014: Stelios Scholars graduate from Cass Business School

29th January 2012

Congratulations to:
Despoina Makariou (MSc Insurance & Risk Management - distinction), Ann Maria Videli (MSc Insurance & Risk Management), Contantinos Christodoulou (MSc Energy, Trade & Finance), Stefanos Baratsas (MSc Shipping Trade & Finance), Georgios Belesis (MSc Shipping Trade & Finance), Marios Vamvakouris (MSc Shipping Trade & Finance - distinction)

who graduated yesterday from City University's Cass Business School. The ceremony took place at London's Guildhall in the presence of the Vice Chancellor Professor Paul Curran, Deputy Vice Chancellor Professor John Fothergill and the Dean of the School Professor Steve Haberman.

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Stelios greets new Cass/LSE scholars

Stelios greets new LSE scholars

LSE pictured: Standing left to right - Umar, Rimgaudas, Stelios, Artemis & Laurynas
Sitting left to right - Eamon, Boya, Eleanor, Lukas & Marios.

30th October 2013

easyJet founder Sir Stelios Haji-Ioannou has been busy this week meeting his new scholars from the London School of Economics and Cass Business School. The twenty students, who began their studies earlier in the month, have been able to take up their places as a result of funding by the Stelios Philanthropic Foundation. Over refreshments Stelios and the scholars discussed major issues of the day including the international financial crisis as well as the role of entrepreneurship in wealth creation and distribution.

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Sir Stelios honours Cass pledge

Sir Stelios honours Cass Pledge

17th September 2013

easyJet founder Sir Stelios Haji-Ioannou last week continued his support for the London-based Cass Business School with a cheque for over £123,000 earmarked for this year's 10 Stelios Scholarships at Cass.

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Academics from Cass Business School thank benefactors

Academics from Cass Business School thank Benefactors

7th June 2013

Scholars and academics from LondonÕs Cass Business School were on hand this week to thank benefactors endowing bursaries to the world famous academic institution. Among the donors at the reception at the National Portrait Gallery were representatives of the Stelios Philanthropic Foundation which supports ten students annually (as well as a further 30 at the London School of Economics).

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Young Greek minds: Leading our country to a better future

Young Greek minds leading the country to a better future

23rd April 2013

Hellenic Alumni of the London School of Economics and Political Science

The 2nd Annual Conference entitled Young Greek Minds: LEADING OUR COUNTRY TO A BETTER FUTURE, organized by the Hellenic Alumni of London School of Economics and Political Science at the Hilton, held on Monday April 22nd 2013 was a sell out success.

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Stelios tells LSE scholars: "I want to see you return as donors."

Stelios and the LSE scholars

5th March 2013

A packed gathering of LSE scholars and their sponsors, including the Stelios Philanthropic Foundation heard the easyJet founder and serial entrepreneur explain his vision of "giving back".

Describing his three years at LSE as "truly inspirational", Stelios urged the scholars to follow his example.

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Stelios scholar makes Forbes financial 30 under 30

Stelios scholar makes Forbes financial 30 under 30

7th February 2013

Manny Stots has recently been nominated to the Forbes 30, which recognizes the talents, accomplishments and potential of young professionals in the UK.

To see the full article click HERE

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Sir Stelios drops in on LSE entrepreneurs

Sir Stelios drops in on LSE entrepreneurs

10th December 2012

LSE student entrepreneurs last week played host to Sir Stelios Haji-Ioannou when he visited the school to give a lecture on "Serial entrepreneurship and philanthropy during a financial crisis".

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Stelios Scholars say thank you

Stelios Scholars say thank you

30th November 2012

In response to last months networking event , this years LSE scholars get creative to thank Sir Stelios for their life changing scholarships.

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Stelios meets scholars of past and present

10th October 2012

Stelios meets scholars of past and present

Stelios was delighted to meet this year's new cohorts at LSE and Cass Business School at a Stelios Scholars networking event. Approximately 60 Stelios Scholars attended the event with some from the 2005 and 2006 cohorts when the scheme began.

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EasyJet entrepreneur hosts alumni reception in Monaco

Alumni jet in from around the world for weekend fundraiser

17 September 2012

Dozens of alumni from across the world flew into Monaco for a reception hosted by easyJet founder, Sir Stelios Haji-Ioannou.

The near 130 guests,coming together for the second year running, met there as part of a three day alumni event to raise funds and network with old friends. The gathering brought together former Cass students from around Europe and as far away as the US, India and Australia.

Sir Stelios, who studied for an MSc in Shipping, Trade and Finance at Cass, hosted the evening reception on the terrace of his Stelios Philanthropic Foundation, which supports education, entrepreneurship and the environment as part of his efforts to encourage those who have benefitted from a world-class education to "give something back."

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Cass: Stelios is an MBA course achiever

An Article featured in City AM regarding the advantages of having an MBA when starting up a business.

To see the full article…click HERE


 

Stelios Scholars at Cass Business School graduate with flying colours

Stelios Scholars cohort 2010/11 at Cass Business School graduated with flying colours! We managed to grab six of them in their gowns at the Barbican inbetween ceremonies on 24 April 2012. Many congratulations to you all, we are very proud of you!

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Stelios Scholar wins Future Business Leader of the Year Award 2012

Vyacheslav Polonski, LSE 3rd year Stelios Scholar wins Future Business Leader of the Year Award at the national TARGETjobs Undergraduate of the Year 2012 Awards event, which took place at Canary Wharf, London on Friday 13 April. undergraduateoftheyear.com

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The LSE Scholars and Donors reception - March 2012

A big thank you to all our current LSE Stelios Scholars who attended the annual LSE Scholars & Donors reception on 14 March 2012. As one of the evening's speakers, Manuel Stotz (a Stelios Scholar from our first cohort who graduated in 2008) spoke about what Stelios and his Scholarship has meant to him and the importance of giving back.

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LSE Networking Event - February 2012

LSE Stelios Scholars past and present gathered last night for a wonderful evening of networking and fun. It was great to see so many of our Scholars there and several from our early cohorts. Thank you for coming and thank you to Georgie and Michal for organising it all. Watch this space for details of our next LSE Stelios Scholars Networking Event next term.

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Outstanding results by latest LSE Stelios Scholar graduates!

Many congratulations to our 2007-2011 Stelios Scholar cohort.

Outstanding results by this year’s LSE Stelios Scholar graduates!  Many congratulations to our 2007 – 2011 cohort who attended their graduation on 14 & 15 July this year.  And several of you are successfully working already.  A big well done to Isteaque Ahmed, Aiasha Khalid, Alice Yu, Robert Brereton, Rosa Rajendran, Gaurang Pipalia, Filipe Martins, Mohsen Khairaldin-Garcia and Tomas Vrba and we look forward to keeping in touch with you all.


 

Cass Business School has been ranked among the top 4 in the UK and top 15 in Europe

Cass Business School has been ranked among the top 4 in the UK and top 15 in Europe

11th August 2011

A letter to Sir Stelios Haji-Ioannou from the Dean of Cass Business School writes:

The Financial Times has today published its European Business Schools ranking 2011 and Cass has been ranked 4th in the UK and 15th in Europe.

This ranking is compiled by amalgamating the Financial Times' rankings for Full Time MBA, Executive MBA, Executive Education and MSc Management, and we are pleased to have maintained a very high UK and European ranking.

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Stelios Scholars and Entrepreneurs Win-Win Initiative - 2011

Check out the newest photos from the 2011 Win-Win Initiative! Scholars, academics and entrepreneurs met to review final recommendations for our three finalist entrepreneurs from Stelios' Award for Disabled Entrepreneurs in the UK

 


 

LSE Stelios Scholars Social - report

The first-ever LSE Stelios Scholars Social happened last week with plenty of refreshments, networking and good stories being shared by all! Thanks to everyone who participated in this special get-together.


 

Cass Business School networking evening

Stelios Scholars from Cass Business School got together yesterday evening for a networking gathering over delicious nibbles and drinks. Tom Rippin of On-Purpose, a company dedicated to developing social enterprise talent, gave a

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Stelios attends LSE Donors & Scholars Reception 9 March 2011

Stelios attends LSE Donors & Scholars Reception 9 March 2011. It was a chance for Stelios to catch up with his new and continuing Stelios Scholars

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Stelios meets the latest cohort of LSE Stelios Scholars at this private office this evening.

02.11.10 posted by Tracy Ghori

Back row (from left to right):  King, Maciej, Natalia, Stelios & Niall. Front row (from left to right): Gurdeep, Fabian, Ashyln, Bhavik & Mamun

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Stelios meets the latest cohort of Cass Stelios Scholars at his private office yesterday.

20.10.10 posted by Tracy Ghori

Back row (from left to right) Elodie, Leonidas, Praveeraj, Max, Stelios, Constantinos, Ozkan and Kalle. Front row (from left to right) Maria, Conroy, Kliment and Todor


 
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