Drs. James and Wanda Trefil Science Scholarship $5,000
Sponsor: Kosciuszko Foundation
Eligibility: Applicants must be U.S. citizens or legal permanent residents of Polish descent who are full-time undergraduate freshmen, sophomores or juniors at the time of application. Students must have a minimum GPA of 3.5 and be pursuing a major in physics, chemistry, biology, astronomy, earth science or another similar area.
Eligibility: Applicants must have completed their freshman year of undergraduate studies and be sophomores, juniors and seniors enrolled full-time in undergraduate study or those students enrolled in graduate or professional degree programs. Students must be citizens of the United States or permanent residents with a minimum 2.5 GPA on a 4.0 scale or a minimum 3.5 on a 5.0 scale. An essay submission on a provided prompt is required.
Eligibility: Applicants must be college sophomores, juniors or seniors and have been paying members in good standing with the Polish National Association for at least three years and must have a minimum 3.0 GPA. If the applicant has been in good standing with the PNA for at least two years, his or her parents must have been paying PNA members for at least five years.
How to apply: Applications are available by email at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Educational Department 6100 Cicero Avenue Chicago, IL 60646
Sponsor: Thomas Pniewski, Director of Cultural Affairs
Eligibility: Applicants must be U.S. citizens or permanent residents of Polish descent, beginning or continuing graduate students and have a minimum 3.0 GPA. U.S. citizens who are majoring in Polish studies are also eligible. Selection is based on academic performance, achievements, motivation, interest in Polish subjects or involvement in the Polish community and financial need.
How to apply: Applications are available online and includes a $35 non-refundable fee.
Kosciuszko Foundation 15 East 65th Street New York, NY 10065