(San Francisco) August 28, 2017
The Sophia Group and George Magalios are pleased to announce the awarding of its annual Magalios Family Scholarship to the Humanities Department at San Francisco State University. The annual $1,000 award goes to a graduate student in financial need with the winner to be determined by faculty in the University.
The Humanities Department at San Francisco State is among the nation’s most diverse and respected graduate programs offering interdisciplinary studies in fields as diverse as philosophy, history, literature and cultural studies. San Francisco State’s Humanities program is one of the oldest multidisciplinary graduate programs in the United States.
Mediasophia and Sophia Group President George Magalios is an alumnus of San Francisco State University where he earned his Master of Arts Degree in 1995 in the Humanities Department.
“I am delighted to continue our commitment to San Francisco State’s Magalios Family Scholarship. My parents always emphasized the importance of academics, commitment and helping others as they were raising me. This scholarship represents my way of saying thank you for their guidance,” notes Mr. Magalios.
The Sophia Group is a media company that specializes in marketing and design and publishes The Sophia News as well as other entities.
The Sophia Group funds three Magalios Family Scholarships annually. They include Concordia University in Montreal, Carnegie Mellon University in Pittsburgh and San Francisco State University. For more information visit the San Francisco State link on the Magalios Family Scholarship or thesophiagroup.com, the official website of The Sophia Group.