In 2012, the Presidential IT Awards Committee selected 26 students from State Engineering University of Armenia (SEUA), Yerevan State University (YSU), Engineering College of the American University of Armenia (AUA), Russian-Armenian (Slavonic) University (RAU) and European Regional Academy. 14 students were also chosen from eligible high schools: YSU Physics-mathematical School after A.Shahinyan, Quantum College, Anania Shirakatsi Armenian National Lyceum, SEUA Yerevan High School, Photon College of Gyumri, Evrika Vanadzor Special School of Physics, Mathematics and Natural Sciences and Mkhitar Sebastatsi Educational Complex. The Committee screened 191 nominees: 121 students from five universities and 70 high school students from seven schools.
A number of categories and financial awards, financed by Synopsys Armenia closed joint stock company (CJSC), have been established for the winners:
- Grand Prix
- Best Ph.D. Student
- Best Master Student
- Best Bachelor Student
- Best Diaspora Student
- Best High School Student
“Dear Awardees, I once again congratulate you on receiving these awards, which are perhaps the first in your life. The greatest success starts with the first step and I wish that this first steps open new, wider doors for you. I congratulate you and thank you for your work, your efforts, and your enthusiasm,” President Serzh Sargsyan said during Awarding ceremony at Presidential House on October 4, 2012.
WINNERS OF THE 8TH ANNUAL EDUCATIONAL AWARD OF RA PRESIDENT IN IT SPHERE
BOARD & COMMITTEE MEMBERS