Polish Junior League to award scholarships

Date: 3/8/2010

The Polish Junior League of Massachusetts will award undergraduate scholarships and one graduate or returning student scholarship this year. The undergraduate scholarships will be awarded to young men or women of Polish extraction who are in their second year or higher of an accredited college, university or diploma nursing program.

The Josephine Karwoski Memorial Scholarship will be given to a woman of Polish extraction currently enrolled or accepted to a graduate degree or a non-traditional student returning as an undergraduate at an accredited institution.

Applicants must be permanent residens of Western Massachusetts. Selection is based upon academic achievement and financial need. Completed applications must be received no later than May 1. Awards will be made in June.

Request applications, with a self-addressed stamped envelope, from PJL Scholarship Chairperson, 6 Moody Bridge Rd., Hadley, MA 01035.