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THI’s Venture Impact Awards Application Deadline Extended to Oct. 25

October 19, 2021

NEW YORK – The application deadline for The Hellenic Initiative’s (THI) Venture Impact Awards (VIA) program providing $250,000 in cash prizes to Greek startups and nonprofits has been extended until Monday, October 25.

THI’s VIA program provides help and support to Greece’s brightest and most talented teams, helping them create ventures and projects that are scalable, sustainable, and able to demonstrate impact on the ground.

VIA was founded with the initial support of The Helidoni Foundation and The Charles C. Condes Trust.

Apply online: https://ventureimpactaward.com/application/.


Ambassador Dimitrios Tsikouris (JD, MA) has a 36-year-long career in the Greek Diplomatic Service with assignments in Germany, the United Nations, New Orleans, Washington, DC, NATO Defense College in Rome, Italy, Iran, Belgium, Indonesia, Malaysia, and ASEAN.

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