Awards & Distinctions
www.dorasakayan.com > profile > awards and distinctions
- September 27, 2012: Degree of Honorary Doctor of Yerevan State University “for her public and patriotic activities and outstanding achievements in Armenian Studies.”
- November 6, 2011: Gold Medal of the RA (Republic of Armenia) Science and Education Ministry “For outstanding contributions to science and education.”
- October 26, 2011: Certificate of Distinction by the RA Ministry of Diaspora.
- June 2, 2008: Certificate of Recognition issued by the California State Assembly, forty-third District.
- October 9, 2005: St. Sahak and St. Mesrop medal along with a pontifical by His Holiness Garegin II Catholicos of All Armenians.
- October 20, 2002: Outstanding Citizenship Award by the Montreal
- June 28, 2001: Bundesverdienstkreuz, Government of Germany (the Cross of the Order of Merit = Arm. Արժանեաց կարգի խաչ)
- 2000: Member of the International Academy of Informatics (UN).
- Festschrift für Prof. Dora Sakayan zum 65. Geburtstag (eds. H. Palandjian, et al.), Montreal: Published under the Auspices of the Diocese of the Armenian Church of Canada, 1996.
- May 20-22, 1996: “Semiotics and Language Teaching. Theoretical Principles and Practical Applications,” A Conference for Dora Sakayan as a special tribute to her contributions to the field of linguistics and Armenology, dedicated to her 65th birthday anniversary, 1996, Yerevan State University, Armenia.
- Presented with the Medal of Honor of Yerevan State University, May 20, 1996, at the opening of the conference “Semiotics and Language Teaching”.
- July 1969: “Docent in Foreign Languages” (Scholarly title), awarded by the Supreme Certifying Commission of the Ministry of Higher and Secondary Education of the USSR.
- October 1967: Certificate of Distinction awarded by the Supreme Soviet of the Armenian SSR for Excellence in Scholarship and Education Հայկական Հանրապետության Գերագույն Սովետի Պատվոգիր.