WASHINGTON, DC, Thursday, September 9, 2021: Once again, The Washington Oxi Day Foundation will offer $10,000 in college scholarships to five Greek-American students (Grades 6-12) who best describe the concept of “philotimo.”
First Place: $4,000 scholarship and an invitation to participate in the Foundation’s 11th Annual Oxi Courage and Service Awards on October 28.
Second Place: $2,000 scholarship (awarded to two students)
Third Place: $1,000 scholarship (awarded to two students)
To apply students should:
1. Watch the Foundation’s video ‘The Greek Secret’ on the subject of philotimo at https://oxidayfoundation.org/philotimo/the-greek-secret/
2. In 500 words, or less, answer one of the following questions:
3. Submit your answer to the Foundation via the website portal at https://oxidayfoundation.org/philotimo/scholarship-competition/ or via email at firstname.lastname@example.org by Friday, October 15