The Polish Scholarship Fund
The Polish Scholarship Fund, INC. was established to give financial assistance to students of Polish descent. Ten one-year scholarships - each valued at $1,000 - are awarded annually. The scholarship can be used at any accredited college, university or trade school.
Students are eligible who are of Polish descent, who have resided in Cayuga, Cortland, Madison, Oneida, Onondaga or Oswego counties for a minimum of two years and who have been accepted for admission to any accredited college, university or training school as a full-time student.
Students are selected on the following basis:
- Scholastic aptitude
- Financial need
- Career aspirations
- Extracurricular activities
- Participation in Polish community activities