ALBA announces the “Y. Pastra Scholarship”, to be awarded to a candidate of the MSc in Finance with excellent academic performance and potential.
This scholarship is established in memory of the late Dr. Yiota Pastra, Assistant Professor in the Practice of Accounting, Head of ALBA Center for Business Ethics, Social Responsibility and Sustainability.
Dr. Pastra joined ALBA in 2001, and had taught a variety of accounting courses to MBA and MSc Programs. She was also researching and teaching on the social aspects in accounting focusing on the human meaning of corporate financials and on Corporate Social Responsibility of companies. She was also the Academic Coordinator of ALBA’s internship Program.
Her teaching philosophy focused on enhancing student learning. This philosophy has led her to the development of student-centered materials
“Y. Pastra Scholarship” is a merit-based scholarship covering 60% of the tuition fees in the program. Eligible candidates must demonstrate a strong profile and a bachelor C.I. higher than 7,5/10.
Extracurricular activities, volunteering and related work experience would be highly appreciated.
Interested applicants must complete and submit the online application, no later than Friday 1/9/2017. Please use the notes section to indicate that you apply for “Υ. Pastra Scholarship”.
The ALBA admission committee carries all responsibility for shortlist and the final decision. Eligible candidates must meet all of the program’s admission criteria as mentioned in the ALBA website.