Heritage Society

Polish​

The Polish Heritage Society has recently awarded scholarships for the Fall Semester 2017. 
Grand Valley State University - TWO $1000 scholarships
Aquinas College - $1000 scholarship

Aquinas College - $500 Scholarship donated by Bob and Char Czarnecki 
Grand Rapids Community College - $1000 scholarship

Davenport - $1000 scholarship

We are accepting applications again for the Fall 2018 semester.  All recipients of Polish Heritage Society scholarships must be of Polish descent, and must be a full-time student with a minimum 2.75 GPA. Financial need will be taken into consideration. All applications must be received by the Financial Aid Office by March 15.

Applications can be obtained at area High Schools, or at the above Colleges or download at the link below.

For further information, please contact Mary Ann Bergevin at 455-4334.


Polish Heritage Society Scholarship Guidelines


The purpose of this scholarship fund is to provide financial assistance to students from West Michigan who are of Polish descent. Scholarships will be awarded based on the following criteria:

Must be a full-time student with a minimum 2.75 GPA.

All recipients must be of Polish descent, and must provide a brief statement (signed and dated) delineating their heritage.

Financial need will be taken into consideration.

All applications must be received by the Financial Aid Office by March 15.

The colleges will provide the Polish Heritage Society with the applications. The Polish Heritage Society will select the recipients, and notify the Financial Aid Office of the dollar amount that the recipient will be awarded. This will be done within one month of receiving the list of scholarship candidates.

Scholarships will be awarded to the following schools:

Aquinas College

Grand Valley State University

Grand Rapids Community College 


Davenport University


Printable Scholarship Application

Scholarship