Post Eagle Newspaper


Sep 28, 2023

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Invitation To Students To Apply
For PAAA Scholarship

The Polish American Arts Association of Washington, DC, invites undergraduate and graduate students to apply for its 2020 scholarship awards.  A number of grants, with a value of up to $5,000 each, will be awarded to full-time students of Polish or Polish-American descent whose fine academic record and accomplishments show promise of professional and societal contributions.  Demonstrated interest and involvement in Polish-American cultural activities is one of the factors for consideration in granting the scholarship award.

Applicant must be a resident of DC, Maryland or Virginia or be a student at an institution in one these jurisdictions.  Student must be a US citizen and of Polish or Polish-American descent. Consideration will also be given to permanent residents who express a desire to one day become United States citizens. 

The full list of requirements is available on the PAAA website  Questions can be addressed to Mary Beth Sowa, Chair of the Scholarship Committee, at

Deadline for applications is March 30, 2020.