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LSE: Applications for the Stelios Scholarships are now open!

22.03.16 posted by Kostas Seretis

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

04.03.16 posted by Kostas Seretis


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

02.03.16 posted by Kostas Seretis

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.



Cass scholars say: “Thank you” to Stelios

16.02.16 posted by Kostas Seretis

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.



Congratulation to our 2015 Cass scholars!

14.02.16 posted by Kostas Seretis

Cass_Stelios_scholars_graduation_27Jan16From left to right: 
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. 


2015 winner of the Stelios Award for Disabled Entrepreneurs, Geoff Holt, featured in The Telegraph: "Quadriplegic sailor plans to circumnavigate the globe"

25.01.16 posted by Kostas Seretis

Geoff-Holt-telegraphDisabled yachtsman Geoff Holt has already sailed around Britain and across the Atlantic. Now he plans to circumnavigate the globe.

23 January 2016




Coutts' Case Study on Sir Stelios Haji-Ioannou

16.11.15 posted by Kostas Seretis


Born in Athens, Sir Stelios Haji-Ioannou is best known for founding budget airline easyJet in 1995, when he was just 28. Prior to this, he set up the Stelmar shipping company with financial help from his late father Loucas, himself a self-made shipping tycoon. Stelios received a knighthood from Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II in 2006 for services to entrepreneurship, and since 2009 he has been the Honorary General Consul for the Republic of Cyprus in the Principality of Monaco where he now lives. 




04.11.15 posted by Kostas Seretis

Stelios_Award_2015_High_Res-7863PRESS RELEASE 

4 November 2015



· Leading yachtsman and disability advocate wins the Stelios Award for Disabled Entrepreneurs 2015

· Unique award worth £50,000 is chosen personally by easyJet founder Sir Stelios Haji-Ioannou

· Both runners up (a film maker and rehab specialist) also receive £10,000 each.



Few hours before the announcement of the big winner of the Stelios UK Award for Disabled Entrepreneurs 2015

04.11.15 posted by Kostas Seretis


In a few hours the £50,000 award will go to one of the three finalists of 2015's Stelios UK Award for Disabled Entrepreneurs run by Sir Stelios Haji-Ioannou and the charity Leonard Cheshire Disability.



Donors board unveiled at Cass

22.10.15 posted by Kostas Seretis




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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