Giving to UWCD

Giving to Transform Lives  

Established in 2014, UWC Dilijan is an independent not-for-profit international boarding school belonging to a charitable trust registered in Armenia and overseen by an all-volunteer board.

It is a philanthropic endeavour of a group of far-sighted individuals, led by its Founders, Ruben Vardanyan  and Veronika Zonabend. They, together with the Founding Patrons, Noubar and Anna AfeyanGagik Adibekyan,  Vladimir and Anna Avetissian and Oleg Mkrtchan, funded the college’s construction and start-up costs. 

Over 600 supporters have contributed to the school financially. Here are some stories of supporters

UWC Dilijan relies on the generosity of donors to maintain its diverse international student body and to enhance education. Please consider giving to UWC Dilijan. Every contribution counts.

Giving Opportunities

You can donate for general purpose or specify an area such as:

Scholarship Fund: full scholarship is $74,000 over two years; scholarships enable a true cultural, geographic and socio-economic diversity. 

Hardship Fund: $500 to $3,000 per year is needed to assist each scholarship student with travel costs and pocket expenses.    

Summer School Fund: a two-week stay is $3,000; bursaries help maintain diversity of students.

Student Activities Fund: $1,000 to $5,000 Project Weeks, Explore Armenia trips and outdoor activities

Capital Development Fund: Phase II capital development will include residences and a Performing Arts Centre of regional importance.

How to Give