27 APRIL 2017 / The National and Kapodistrian University of Athens honors the SNF

Celebrating 180 years since its establishment, the National and Kapodistrian University of Athens holds a series of cultural and scientific events that take place throughout the year. As part of the scheduled activities, on Wednesday, April 26th 2017, the Educational Institution organized an event in honor of its Donors and Benefactors.

During the honorary event, the Stavros Niarchos Foundation was awarded, amongst others, for its public benefit purpose activities and contribution. On behalf of the SNF, Mr. George Agouridis, Member of SNF Board of Directors, received the honorary award. The SNF has supported the educational, scientific and social contribution of the University of Athens through multiple grants.

Emeritus Professor of Law at the University of Athens, Dr. Nikolaos Alivizatos, delivered the closing speech at the event, entitled “The tradition of grantmaking and new challenges”.