Niche College Scholarship

New England Polish-American Women's Scholarship

April 15, 2025
Awards Available: 2

Scholarship Description

The Polish American Women's Scholarship was established in 2022 by Jaju Pierogi and the Polish American Heritage and Community Foundation. This scholarship is awarded annually to women of Polish ancestry, living in New England, who are currently enrolled at an institution of higher education (college, university, trade school, graduate school) or will be enrolling in a program for the fall semester.

Scholarship Details

  • Awarded annually to women of Polish ancestry
  • Established to celebrate and promote Polish American heritage

Eligibility Criteria

  • Must be a woman of Polish ancestry
  • Resident of New England
  • Currently enrolled or enrolling in a higher education institution (college, university, trade school, graduate school)

Application Process

  1. Verify your eligibility based on ancestry, residency, and educational enrollment
  2. Gather necessary documentation to prove Polish ancestry and residency in New England
  3. Complete the scholarship application, including any required essays or personal statements
  4. Submit your application before the deadline

The application consists of basic informational questions as well as a few short essay questions to allow us to get to know you and what makes you proud to be Polish or Polish-American. Scholarship Search