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In Memory of John C. Whitehead (1922-2015)

Top Goldman-Sachs Executive Aided Hungarian Refugees in 1956 PRESS RELEASE February 10, 2015 In Memoriam John C. Whitehead 1922-2015 Top Goldman-Sachs Executive Aided Hungarian Refugees in 1956   Members of the Hungarian American Coalition are saddened to learn that John C. Whitehead, the Goldman-Sachs executive, diplomat, and active supporter of pro-Hungary initiatives, passed away peacefully on February […]

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10 Hungarian students in the US with HIF grant

The scholarship program will be continued in the upcoming semesters. The Hungary Initiatives Foundation announced its scholarship program in June to give opportunity for talented, ambitious young Hungarians to pursue studies in the United States. Interested and qualified individuals could apply for grants up to $10,000 per semester. The HIF Scholarship provides support for those […]

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Hungarian Startups at the Northside Festival

Thanks to the Design Terminal and its partners, including HIF, seven promising Hungarian startups could make their debut at the technology-based Northside Festival in June this year. As a result of the cooperation between Design Terminal, the Balassi Institute in New York, the iCatapult and The Hungary Initiatives Foundation as sponsor, seven emerging Hungarian startups […]

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Grants: decision on 21th July

Due to the extended application deadline the decision date for the following grants will be 21st of July, 2014. The projects: Hungarian Language Education (grants up to $8,000) Hungarian Heritage (grants up to $10,000) Community Building (grants up to $10,000) Heritage Preservation (grants up to $20,000) Thank you for your patience.

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