From left to right: Eric Joiner, co-founder and vice chairman of AJC International Inc.; Jora Vaso, Georgia State University scholarship winner; and S. Tamer Cavusgil, director of Georgia State's Institute of International Business

Jora Vaso, who is completing a master’s degree in international business at Georgia State University‘s Robinson College of Business, has been awarded the 2008 Eric Joiner Scholarship.

The $2,500 award is named for the co-founder and vice chairman of Atlanta-based AJC International Inc., a marketer of frozen and refrigerated food worldwide.  Mr. Joiner is a Robinson alumnus.

Ms. Vaso, who speaks several languages, holds a bachelor of arts degree in journalism from the University of Georgia.