WASHINGTON – Education and Religion Minister Niki Kerameus had a meeting with Assistant Secretary of State for Educational and Cultural Issues Marie Royce as well as with representatives of the Senate and of the House of Representatives in Washington.
Kerameus, participated in the Greek delegation headed by Greek Prime Minister Kyriakos Mitsotakis.
Thank you @ECA_AS Assistant Secretary of State Ms. Royce for the great meeting, for supporting scholarships for Greek students and the program for closer ties between US and GR universities. Thrilled to increase Greece’s contribution to Fulbright scholarships to EUR 60,000. 🇬🇷🇺🇸 pic.twitter.com/LAZFosiHge
— Nίκη Κεραμέως (@nkerameus) January 9, 2020
“After our meetings with the US government, we are in position to speak of a new start for the upgrade and extroversion of the Greek Universities,” she stated after the conclusion of her meetings.
“We are firmly focused on turning Greece, in cooperation with all the involved parts, into an international education centre which will attract students from all over the world which will be upgraded in the interest of the entire Greek academic community,” she noted.