The Armenian Missionary Association of America (AMAA) is now accepting applications for the 2020-2021 academic year for full-time undergraduate students of Armenian descent studying in North America. Students interested in applying for scholarships should personally request the Application Form by calling 201-265-2607 or by email, sponsorship@amaa.org. Previous recipients must reapply each year. It is the responsibility of the student to request an application form. Incomplete items and/ or missing documents will automatically… Read More

Dear Friends: The Christmas Season is once again upon us. One word we will be hearing a lot during this beautiful season of the year is PEACE. We will hear it proclaimed in the Gospel, we will read it on our Christmas cards, we will hang ornaments that say it on our Christmas trees, and we will sing it over and over again in our favorite Christmas carols. While we all want… Read More

The Armenian Missionary Association of America wishes Armenia Tree Project (ATP) a Happy 25th Anniversary. This past summer, AMAA’s Summer Internship participants visited ATP in Armenia to plant trees and tour their nursery. Digging out rocks, watering, and planting on a hot summer day isn’t as easy as it looks. ATP has planted hundreds of trees at Avedisian School and has a long history of working with them on environmental education programs…. Read More

On November 8-9, the Armenian Genocide Museum-Institute (AGMI), sponsored by the Armenian Missionary Association of America (AMAA), and with support of the Mother See of Holy Etchmiadzin, organized a two-day International Conference titled “The Rescue of Armenians in the Middle East 1915-1923.” The Conference officially opened at the AGMI Conference Hall. Father Asoghik Karapetyan, a Representative of the Mother See of Holy Etchmiadzin and Director of Museums and Archives, conveyed greetings from… Read More

If you are in the Los Angeles area this Thursday and Friday November 14-15, 10AM – 7PM, stop by Bloomingdale’s Sherman Oaks on 2 to shop and help donate a percentage of sales to the AMAA! The bar code is reusable and needs to be presented to the cashier for Bloomingdales to donate 10% of each purchase to the AMAA! Thank you and we look forward to seeing you there! Novemeber 14-15… Read More

“Do your best when fulfilling anything; live having self-respect and remember that failure is not defeat yet; moreover, it is a lesson for not stumbling on your path ahead”, said Historian Vartan Gregorian in his address to the Avedisian School students and Teachers. Mr. Gregorian, “Aurora” Global Humanitarian Award Co-Founder and Selection Committee member, and President of the Carnegie Corporation of New York, visited the AMAA Khoren and Shooshanig Avedisian School in… Read More

Considering CDC Guidelines for COVID-19, AMAA is taking the necessary precautions to prioritize the health of staff and visitors.  Limited office hours until further notice. Please feel free to call 201 • 265 • 2607 or email info@amaa.org for assistance. Thank you and stay safe!