Medal of Honor

PhotoDateName and description
2000Yeghig Konialian, for his dedicated work in the Armenian community life and especially in Hamazkayin
2000Zepure Shant, for her years of dedication to the Armenian theater through Hamazkayin
2002Kourken Asadourian, for his financial contribution to educational and cultural projects 2002
Garbis Aprigian, for his contribution to Armenian music
2002Garbis Aprigian, for his contribution to Armenian music
2002Varoujan Khedeshian, for his talented contribution to the Armenian theater
2002Lousin Malikian, for her years of dedicated service in the Hamazkayin Djemaran
March 9, 2003Boghos Snabian, for being the meticulous editor-in-chief of “Pakin” and for his productive literary work
March 9, 2003Arpineh Pehlivanian, for contributing to the development and spread of Armenian music and song for about 50 years
March 9, 2003Arshak Galstaun, for his princely donations to the reinforcement of Armenian national education
October 19, 2003Prof. Richard Hovanissian, for his contribution in the scientific verification of ideas and concepts of the Armenian people and Hamazkayin through his reliable scientific researches in the field of history
November 1, 2003Prof. Vartan Krikorian, for honoring the name of Hamazkayin and Djemaran through an internationally luminous academic and executive career
February 29, 2004Sos Sargsyan, for inspiring the Armenian audiences with the Armenian national spirit through his work in theater and cinema
June 6, 2004Hagop Pastermajian, for his long and dedicated moral and financial service within the fields of Armenian culture and education
June 6, 2004Shake Der Melkonian-Minasian, for years of public, cultural, and literary efforts
May 22, 2004Adrineh Karakashian, for having incessantly nurtured Hamazkayin educational institutions
September 1, 2004Prof. Ara Manash, for decades of serving Armenian music through Hamazkayin
September 1, 2004Prof. Vahagn Dadrian, for his great input in the authentication of the Armenian Genocide through numerous research endeavors and publications
Suzy-300dpiSeptember 1, 2004Suzy Parseghian-Tarpinian, for being one of the founders of Hamazkayin “Ani” folk dance troupe and for her boundless efforts in passing the traditions of Armenian folk dance to the following generations
Yeghia-300dpiSeptember 1, 2004Yeghia Hasholian, for being one of the founders of Hamazkayin “Ani” folk dance troupe and for her neverending efforts in passing the traditions of Armenian folk dance to the following generations
NersesDecember 18, 2005Nerses Nalbandian, for years of dedicated financial donations and executive service in the fields of Armenian culture and education
Massi PortretJanuary 27, 2006Massis Araradian, for years of serving the Armenian press through his cartoons
December 9, 2006Dr. Jirayr Dinanian, for years of dedicated financial and executive service in the fields of Armenian culture and education
December 9, 2006Pierre Ghazarian, for years of committed financial and moral service in the fields of Armenian culture and education
June 25, 2007Yervant Yerganian, for his active efforts as the director of Hamazkayin Parsegh Ganachian Musical College in transmitting Armenian music and its values to the Armenian youth.
April 2008Arto Tavitian, for many years has played a decisive role in Armenian culture with his dedicated, moral, and practical service, particularly in the establishment and development of the Hamazkayin Oshagan Chapter in Cyprus.
October 2008Vache Barsoumian, for many years he has served the mission of proclaiming and spreading Armenian music with devotion.
October 2008Vahakn Hovanessian, for many years he has conveyed dedicated financial and moral support for Armenian education and culture.
October 2008Raffi Svajian, for many years he has served the mission of proclaiming and spreading Armenian music with devotion.
October 2008Krikor Pidejian, for many years he has served the mission of proclaiming and spreading Armenian music with devotion.
October 2008Hrant Markarian, for many years, through Hamazkayin, he has served the Armenian public, cultural, theater, and literary fields.
October 2008Lucy Ishkhanian, for many years she has served the mission of proclaiming and spreading Armenian music with devotion.
Hrant SemerjianOctober 2008Dr. Hrant Semerjian, for many years he has conveyed dedicated financial and moral support for the glory of Armenian education and culture.
October 2008Arsen Sarian, for many years he has served the mission of promoting Armenian music with devotion.
October 2008Yevkineh Gharibian, with the establishment of the radio hour in the United States, for many years she has served with devotion the preservation and spread of Armenian culture.
CARMEN PHOTO 2October 2008Carmen Der Garabedian, for decades she has played an important role in the task of educating young generations in the Norsikian kindergarten of Hamazkayin.
36October 2008Arsineh Oshagan, for many years she has served Armenian culture and education with devotion.
December 3, 2008Alice Kazanjian, for more than half a century of dedicated service to Armenian education through teaching and pedagogy.
December 3, 2008Antoine Keheian, for many years of service to the Armenian Djemaran and leaving his impressive mark on the young generations of Djemaran.
December 6, 2008Haig Arslanian, for supporting the contruction of the Djemaran after his and his brother’s names with his major donation.
December 6, 2008Markar Sharabkhanian, for his long and dedicated service to Armenian culture and education.
May 16, 2009Dr. Vazken Der Kalousdian, For his dedicated service to Armenian society, particularly for his service to Hamazkayin.
May 16, 2009Dr Garbis Harboyan, For his dedicated service to Armenian society and especially for service to Hamazkayin.
12 November 2009Lucy Tutunjian, For the careful attitude and profound commitment to the Armenian culture, for enriching and promoting it.
12 November 2009John Guvderelian – Guvder, For the high proficiency, for being an educator of great merit and for enriching the Armenian culture.
December 2009Rouben Hovsepyan, He provided years of service in the Armenian public, cultural, and especially literary spheres.
April 8, 2010Zaven Khedeshian, With his unique art, he has made an imprint in the diasporan sculpture.
Harmig HagopianSeptember 10, 2010Harmig Hagopian, He expressed a life-long dedication to the Armenian culture and vigorously worked to spread its influence.
Haroutyun Madteosyan15 June 2013Mr. and Mrs. Matteosian, For the huge financial contribution to the preservation and promotion of the Armenian culture and education.
Sonia Madteosyan15 June 2013Sonia Matteosian, For the huge financial contribution to the preservation and promotion of the Armenian culture and education.
23 February 2014Digran Jinbashian, For the great contribution to the promotion and preservation of the Armenian education and culture through creditable serving as a teacher and principal for decades.
6 August 2014Rose Vart Siserian, For being a skillful educator of great merit, for enriching and promoting the Armenian culture and for the financial contribution to the institutions of Hamazkayin.