Kosciuszko Foundation Tuition Scholarship for Graduate Studies
Jan 9th, 2015
Oct 1st, 2011
Other: Two passport photos, Statement of Purpose, Financial Information Form, Proof of Polish Ancestry, Acc
Program Description Kosciuszko Foundation Tuition
Scholarships support American students of Polish descent for graduate studies
in any field at colleges and universities in the United States. Funding
is for academic year September 2015 - May 2016. Scholarships ranging
from $1,000 to $7,000 are awarded on a competitive basis for one academic year.
The scholarship program also
supports masters degree studies at the Jagiellonian University Center for
European Studies and various English Schools of Medicine in Poland.
United States citizens of non-Polish
descent may apply for funding when their studies are primarily focused on
ELIGIBILITY:United States citizens
and permanent residents of Polish descent who are beginning or continuing
their graduate studies and who have a minimum GPA of 3.0. Scholarships are
awarded for full-time studies only. Only one member per immediate family
may receive a tuition scholarship during any given academic year. Applicants
may re-apply. Awards are limited to only two tuition scholarships per
individual during the period of his/her studies.
Selection Criteria: Selection is based on academic
excellence, the applicant's academic achievements, interests and motivation,
the applicant's interest in Polish subjects or involvement in the Polish
American community. Financial need is taken into consideration.
Submit all materials to: Attn: Addy Tymczyszyn Kosciuszko Foundation, Inc. 15 East 65th Street New York, NY 10065 Tel. (212) 734-2130 ext. 210
Deadline Dates: January 9, 2015 - Application, Financial Information Form, Statement
of Purpose, Passport sized Photo, and $35 non-refundable application fee January 15, 2015 - Transcripts, Letters of Recommendation, Outline of
Polish Ancestry and Supporting Documents and optional items such as curriculum
vitae/resume. May 29, 2015 -copy of your Letter of Admission to Graduate School
Notification of results is made in writing on or about May 29, 2015.
A time-line for academic year 2014-2015 is available here.
Scholarship applications are
considered based on the materials submitted and stated goals as presented in
the Statement of Purpose. Changes in subject area which are made following
scholarship notification may result in re-consideration or cancellation of the
Please forward changes in contact
information via e-mail to: Addy@thekf.org