Application Details

Friday, March 5, 2021 Current Year Deadline Past, Check Website
Scholarship notifications are made in writing typically in early May.
Tuition waiver; 1,600 zloty per month for living expenses; and $900 per month in additional support

Can be used for

Academic Year, Semester
12 weeks or longer


U.S. Citizen
Graduate, Junior, Senior, Sophomore

Applicants must be sophomores, juniors, seniors, or graduate students and US citizens. There are several specific forms to fill out for the application, see the award website for details.


The Kosciuszko Foundation’s Year Abroad Scholarship supports undergraduate and graduate students wishing to study Polish language and culture in Poland. Students who receive the award will attend the Center for Polish Language and Culture program at the Jageillonian University in Krakow. The academic year in Poland runs from October to June, although students may apply for single semesters instead of the full year. The selection committee may also choose to award single semester scholarships instead of full year as well.

NOTE: Airfare is not included in this award.


Kosciuszko Foundation

Addy Tymczyszyn
+1 212 734 2130
Tuesday, February 16, 2021