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APPLY NOW: UMD Bitove Macedonian Scholarship

APPLY NOW: UMD Bitove Macedonian Scholarship

The United Macedonian Diaspora (UMD) John L. N. Bitove, C.M. Macedonian Heritage Scholarship (hereinafter referred to as the UMD Bitove Scholarship) application has just been announced. DEADLINE: February 15, 2019 Click HERE for the application and instructions. To date, UMD has given out close to $70,000 in scholarships to 32 students. Please spread the word to all college students of…

UMD Awarded $6,500 Grant to Macedonian Cultural Festival in Albania

UMD Awarded $6,500 Grant to Macedonian Cultural Festival in Albania

UMD Macedonia Country Director Veronika Tomova, together with the Global Co-Chair of Generation M Kristina Dimitrievski, attended the 11th Macedonian Cultural Summer Festival, organized by the Association of Macedonians with Origins from Albania “Sonce,” held in Pustec, in the Prespa Lakes region of Albania on July 25-30, 2018. Tomova and Dimitrievski provided a check for $6,500 to the Association President…

You’re Invited: 14th Macedonian Masquerade Ball

You’re Invited: 14th Macedonian Masquerade Ball

The 14th Annual Macedonian Old New Year’s Masquerade Charity Ball – Vasilica Saturday, January 12, 2019 8:00 p.m. – 12:00 a.m. The Manor House – Rock Creek 5121 Broad Branch Road, NW Washington, D.C. Come Join Us for a Full Evening of Dancing, Intrigue, and Fun Mingle and Network away the evening celebrating old Macedonian New Year’s In Support of…

UMD Rebukes CEPA Claims About Prespa Agreement

UMD Rebukes CEPA Claims About Prespa Agreement

The United Macedonian Diaspora (UMD) has issued a stern rebuke to The Center for European Policy Analysis (CEPA) for scaremongering tactics over the name-change debate in Macedonia. In an opinion piece written by Janusz Bugajski, a bleak picture is outlined for Macedonia: “In the worst-case scenario, Macedonia rejects the name change and returns to a frozen status with the door…

UMD reacts to Nobel Prize nominations

UMD reacts to Nobel Prize nominations

The United Macedonian Diaspora (UMD), representing Macedonian interests and culture around the world, has reacted with dismay at the nomination of Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras and Macedonian Prime Minister Zoran Zaev for the next Nobel Peace Prize. Wided Bouchamaoui, who was a joint winner for the 2018 Nobel Peace Prize for her participation in the Tunisia National Dialogue Quartet,…

ОМД возврати на документарниот филм за Македонија на Морган Фримен

ОМД возврати на документарниот филм за Македонија на Морган Фримен

Обединетата Македонска Дијаспора (ОМД) возврати на првата најава за филмот „Selling Lies“, со кој Македонија е претставена единствено како земја на лажните вести. Документарниот филм се основа на мрежа тинејџери кои преку пласирање на лажни вести со политичка содржина, наводно интервенираат во претседателските избори во САД, 2016 година. Филмот е продуциран од страна на Revelations Entertainment во сопственост на актерот…

UMD Responds to Morgan Freeman Documentary on Macedonia

UMD Responds to Morgan Freeman Documentary on Macedonia

The United Macedonian Diaspora (UMD) has responded to the first trailer for an upcoming film alleging Macedonia is the hub for fake news generation. ‘Selling Lies’ is a documentary short about the network of teenagers in Macedonia whose fake political news stories allegedly made a direct impact on the 2016 U.S presidential election. The film is produced by actor Morgan…