Grant of University Scholarship

The Paediatric Surgery Clinic of the Medical School of the National and Kapodistrian University of Athens (NKUA) is located at the University General Hospital “ATTIKON” and has been operating since 2016. It aims to provide secondary and tertiary care to infants, toddlers, children and adolescents; to train the undergraduate students of the NKUA Medical School as well as the interns at the Hospital’s University Paediatric Clinic and the University Surgery Clinics; and to conduct fundamental, experimental and clinical research.

In 2019, the Foundation covered the remuneration of a university scholar for one year in order to contribute to the clinic’s optimal operation. The university scholar, who has been trained in the field of paediatric surgery, will provide particularly important services, both in the daily operation of the clinic as well as the treatment of patients and will enhance its educational and research activity.

  • During the Clinic’s operation in the 2018-2019 period, 110 patients were hospitalised, 150 patients visited the Outpatients Department, while approximately 1,000 patients were examined in the Emergency Department.


“The presence of an additional doctor will contribute to the improved operation of the Clinic; whose staffing needs increase daily. The Foundation’s avidity fills us with hope, joy and courage to continue the difficult and important work we must fulfil in terms of prevention and the children’s treatment.”

Nikolaos Zavras

Associate Professor, Director of Paediatric Surgery

Department of the National and Kapodistrian University of Athens,

University General Hospital “ATTIKON”



Upgrade of the National Health System Programme

Grant of University Scholarship

Paediatric Surgery Clinic, University General Hospital “ATTIKON”

Support of the Operation of the Child Safety Care Unit – “Sophie Varvitsioti”, Athens General Children’s Hospital “P. & A. Kyriakou”

Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Children - ELIZA  

Initiative “Never Alone - Building our future with children and youth arriving in Europe”

European Programme for Integration and Migration (EPIM)

Ενίσχυση Λειτουργίας


Creation of Stray Companion Animals Shelter

Paros Animal Welfare Society - “PAWS”

“Epikentro” Multi-Purpose Venue for Action and Change

THALES II Programme: “Mapping and Evaluation of Greek Non-Profit Organizations”

University of the Peloponnese - Department of Political Science and International Relations 

Support of the “Incubator” programme

Higher Incubator Giving Growth and Sustainability (HIGGS) 

Olympic Preparation Scholarship Programme 2019

Prevention and Examination Centres “Checkpoint”

Positive Voice

Documentary: “Container”


E-book: Αssessment of accessibility of the School of Information and Communication Technologies of the Department of Informatics of the University of Piraeus

Career Sign

PROGRAMME: “Points of Support”

“Building Bridges of Cooperation”

Association of Parents, Guardians and Friends of People with Autism of the Prefecture of Rethymno 

PROGRAMME: “Points of Support”

Summer Camps for Children with Autism Spectrum Disorders


Management of mourning and loss by people with mental disability


PROGRAMME: “Points of Support”

Second Round of the "Collaborating for Health" Programme

PROGRAMME: “Collaborating for Health”

Legal Support for individuals living with HIV/AIDS

Centre for Life

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