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ACYOA Awards

Awards are given annually in May.

Name Description Download Application
Chapter "A" Award This award is given to an ACYOA Senior Chapter that has best fulfilled the requirements established by the ACYOA Central Council.
Sam Nersesian Award This award is given to an individual who displays Christian values of love, patience, humility, and understanding.
Gregory Arpajian Leadership Award This award is given to an individual who displays leadership and service to the Armenian Church and the Armenian Community.
Very Rev. Fr. Haigazoun Melkonian Award The Very Rev. Fr. Haigazoun Melkonian Award is given each year to a member of the clergy for his passionate leadership, exemplary service and dedicated efforts on behalf of the youth of the Armenian Church in loving memory of a pastor whose dynamic ministry to youth continues to bear fruit.    
Rev. Fr. Haroutiun Dagley and Yn. Patricia Dagley Award The Rev. Fr. Haroutiun Dagley Award is given each year to a layperson for his/her continued devotion to the youth of the Armenian Church in loving memory of a pastor and Yeretzgin whose commitment continues to be an exemplary model for all Christians.    
Abp. Tiran Nersoyan Service Award This award is given to an ACYOA Junior who has served the Armenian Church with the same humility and compassion as the late founder of the ACYOA.
Abp. Tiran Nersoyan Leadership Award This award is given to an ACYOA Junior who has taken on leadership roles within his/her ACYOA chapter and/or parish, and has approached those roles with Christian love, understanding, and patience.
Abp. Tiran Nersoyan Vision Award This award is given to an ACYOA Junior who has established programs that incorporate one or more of the five circles of the cross (education, worship, service, witness and fellowship), and who has made a lasting impression on his or her ACYOA chapter and/or parish.
ACYOA Junior Chapter “A” Award This award is given to an ACYOA Junior organization that has done its best to create an atmosphere conducive to Christian love, education, and service.

 

Chapter "A" Award

Initiated in 1952, this award is given by the ACYOA Central Council to the chapter that has set forth the standards and fulfilled the requirements as set by the National Organization.

Recipients

2013
2012
2011
2010
2009
2008
2007
2006
2005
2004
2003
2002
2001
2000
1999
1998
1997
1996
1995
1994
1993
1992
1991
1990
1989
1988
1987
1986
1985

St. Mary Church, Livingston, NJ
St. Mesrob Church, Racine, WI
St. Gregory Church, White Plains, NY
St. Mesrob Church, Racine, WI
Detroit, MI
Providence
Racine
Washington D.C.
Cleveland
Dallas
Washington D.C.
Detroit
Washington D.C.
Bayside
Washington D.C.
Fair Lawn
Boca Raton
Boca Raton
Fair Lawn
Bayside
Cleveland
Hartford
Hartford
Hartford
Providence
Watertown
Watertown
Worcester
Watertown

1984
1983
1982
1981
1980
1979
1978
1977
1976
1971
1970
1969
1968
1967
1966
1965
1964
1963
1962
1961
1960
1959
1958
1957
1956
1955
1954
1953
1952

Palos Heights
Wisconsin
Cleveland
Palos Heights
Lawrence
Cheltenhan
Bayside
Detroit
Watertown
Detroit
East St. Louis
Watertown
Richmond
Montreal
Racine
Long Island
Toronto
Toronto
Worcester
Detroit
Detroit
Worcester
North Philadelphia
Holy Cross, NYC
Watertown
Union City
Detroit
Cleveland
Detroit

The Chapter "A" Award was not awarded from 1972-1975