Drs. James and Wanda Trefil Science Scholarship

🏆 Available: 1
💰 $5,000
⏳ 03/12

Scholarship Description

The Drs. James and Wanda Trefil Science Scholarship is awarded to a qualified undergraduate student who is majoring in the Natural Sciences (physics, chemistry, biology, astronomy, earth science, biochemistry, etc.) One $5,000 scholarship is available for full-time studies in the United States.


United States citizens of Polish descent and legal permanent residents (green card holders) of Polish descent who have a minimum GPA of 3.5.  Candidates may be undergraduate freshmen, undergraduate sophomores and undergraduate juniors at the time of application. Only one member per immediate family may receive a tuition scholarship during a given academic year.  This scholarship is not renewable; a candidate may receive this scholarship only once.

Eligibility Requirements

  • 3.5 Minimum GPA
  • Type of institution award is open to: two-year college
  • Type of institution award is open to: four-year college
  • Award is available to U.S. citizens

Application Requirements

  • Application form required
  • Transcript required
  • Financial need analysis required
  • Essay required
  • Recommendations or references required
  • Special requirements exist (These are specified in text.)
  • Photograph required
  • Application fee required
  • Proof of Polish Ancestry, Curriculum Vitae

How To Apply

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Donor: Kosciuszko Foundation

The Kosciuszko Foundation is dedicated to promote educational and cultural exchanges between the United States and Poland and to increase American understanding of Polish culture and history.