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2016-02-18

Silesian history scholarship

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Now is the time for high school seniors to enter for a chance to win one of four $1000 scholarships to be awarded by the Father Leopold Moczygemba Foundation. The scholarship opportunities are available to any high school senior in Texas.
Students are asked to prepare an essay based on the contest requirements. Entries are reviewed by professional authors and historians and may even be published.
The Silesian Polish Texans Essay Scholarship Contest includes a required interview with a person of Silesian Polish descent, however scholarship applicants may be of any race, nationality or faith. Previous winners have been from Floresville, La Vernia, The Woodlands, Poth, Panna Maria, Pflugerville, Kerrville, Victoria, New Braunfels, Falls City and Fourney.
Deadline to apply is April 17, 2016. Details can be found at FLMFoundation.org or SilesianTexans.com.