Scholarship Recipients


Congratulations to our 2016 Undergraduate Scholarship Recipients!


ChristakosPeter E. Christakos – Stanford, CT

Peter is a graduate of Fairfield College Preparatory School, where he received the magna cum laude award for his freshman, sophomore and junior years in high school. He also placed third at the New England Interscholastic Rowing Association Championship race.


Peter will be attending Worcester Polytechnic Institute in the fall to study computer science with the goal of obtaining a high level job in the computer science field.


CostidisGeorge Aristotle Costidis – Middletown, NJ

George Costidis is a graduate of Middletown High School South with strong ties to St. George Church of Ocean Township. At St. George, he has serviced as an altar boy for ten years, is a member of GOYA since 7th grade, and represented his parish at the Mr. & Miss GOYA pageant. He has also volunteered at the Church’s Greek festival, Holy Friday retreat and at Summer Bible Camp, among other charitable activities – all this while excelling in his academic studies.


George will be attending the University of Pennsylvania this coming fall.


FandarosChristina Marie Fandaros – Oakdale, NY

Christina is a graduate of Connetquot High School located in Bohemia, New York. There, she has been a member of National Honor Society, Art Honor Society, and Foreign Language Honor Society; as well as a member of the Girls’ Varsity field hockey team for three years with the support of coaches and family. She has challenged herself throughout high school with AP classes and was awarded the AP scholar award. One of her biggest accomplishments in high school was completing the Girl Scout Silver Award Project as well.


Christina will be continuing her education at Ithaca College this fall, where she was accepted into Ithaca’s accelerated Occupational Therapy program. Her goal in life is to be able to help as many people as she can to reach their peak health and performance and be able to live better and happier lives than before.


KanellosEmmanuel Demetrios Kanellos – Berkeley Heights, NJ

Emmanuel Kanellos is a graduate of Governor Livingston High School. During his time at Governor Livingston, he took 9 AP courses and earned 8 varsity letters. He captained both the football and lacrosse teams. He also served as a volunteer coach for the Special Olympics.


Emmanuel will be attending Rutgers Business School in New Brunswick this fall.


We wish you all success in your scholarly pursuits!