Alexandros Douralis, winner of the IELTS Award 2016
Alexandros Douralis, winner of the IELTS Award 2016

Alexandros Douralis is the winner of the IELTS Award 2016 in Greece

The second winner in Greece of the IELTS Award has been announced! The application procedure ran from December 2015 to June 2016 with more than 2,300 aspiring candidates submitting applications through the online form. Of these, 350 applications met all the criteria set.

After an initial pre-screening stage, which involved close evaluation of all the criteria and each candidate's personal statement, five applicants were selected to go through to the personal interview stage with representatives from the British Council's IELTS and Education teams.

At the final evaluation stage, Alexandros Douralis was selected as the winner of our second IELTS Award. Alexandros will study for an MSc in Medical Physics at the University of Surrey. The award will cover his university fees up to a maximum of £10,000.

As the IELTS Award 2016 winner, Alexandros Douralis will be a true IELTS ambassador, networking within the IELTS community and sharing his experience with other students wishing to pursue higher education studies.

The British Council IELTS Award is designed to assist a high-calibre individual who has a strong motivation to develop his/her career and who can also demonstrate that he/she has the potential to contribute to society with his/her studies.

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