We are delighted to inform that Prof. Rainer Lepsius has been granted the annual “IPSC Award 2014” for the year 2014 for his remarkable impact on the development of Sociology in Armenia.

In 2009 IPSC has announced the first ever award in the field of Sociology in Armenia – a yearly nomination “For Remarkable Input in Developing Sociology in Armenia” – and since then acknowledges prominent scientists, both Armenians and foreigners, who contributed or influenced the development of the sphere in Armenia and worldwide, and Prof. Rainer Lepsius’s contribution is recognized among them.

IPSC also awarded with 3 students from the department of sociology at Yerevan State University department for the best student research work. Anna Atoyan, Asya Tadevosyan and Evgine Aperyan received a diploma and scholarship for their studies.