Polish Women's Civic Club Scholarships

Funding for Chicago area Polish-American students.

For the past 59 years, the Polish Women's Civic Club has raised and given over half a million dollars in scholarships to deserving, qualified college students of Polish descent attending Chicago area colleges, universities and professional schools.

The award amount is variable and renewable; applicants who have previously received a PWCC scholarship may reapply each year.

Deadline Information

Deadline: Saturday, October 13, 2018

Eligibility Requirements

Applicant must be: 

  • a U.S. citizen with at least one parent of Polish descent 
  • an Illinois resident 
  • enrolled and attending a Chicago campus of an accredited college or university for the academic year 
  • a full-time student with sophomore or above standing 
  • in need of financial assistance