Polish Heritage Society of Philadelphia Scholarships 2017


Scholarship Recipients: (l. to r.) Agnieszka Simon, Thomas Duliban, Marissa Beaver, David Niemynski, Emily Gmyr, Michael Sydnes

Marissa Beaver - Lansdale, PA
Attends LaSalle University - Bachelor of Science in Bus. Admin., Finance Major
Anticipated Graduation - May, 2018
Summer Internship with Johnson & Johnson; enjoys traditions with Family

Thomas Duliban - Philadelphia, PA
Sophmore at Temple University, Majoring in Engineering Technology
Has overcomed Pervasive Developmental Disorder-NOS
Traveled to Torun, Poland as an exchange student

Emily Gmyr - Pennsauken, NJ
Attends Pennsauken High School - Graduation, June 2017
Fluent in Polish, PKM Dancer
Plans to begin undergraduate studies in Occupational Therapy

David Niemynski - Blue Bell, PA
Attends Germantown Academy - Graduation, June, 2017
Very informed of his Polish ancestry through his family and maternal grandmother
Plans to attend University of Rochester where he hopes to study the Polish language & culture

Agnieszka Simon - Elkins Park, PA
Attends Drexel University - Studying Music Business
Attended the Jagiellonian University in Krakow, Poland to study the Polish language
Looking forward to studying the Polish language through courses at the University of Pennsylvania.

Michael Sydnes - Bryn Mawr, PA
Attends Radnor High School - Graduation, June 2017
Interested in Polish History
Plans to pursue a career in Electrical Engineering
His passion is Math and Science

Polish Heritage Society of Philadelphia Scholarships 2016


Scholarship Recipients: (l. to r.) Michael Sickel, Jon Szyszko, Aneta Bury, Mikayla Beaver (Claudia Jablonski absent);
PHSP President Marie Hejnosz; Scholarship Committee Members: Diana Blichasz, Debbie Majka

Polish Heritage Society of Philadelphia Scholarships 2015

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Scholarship Recipients: (l. to r.) Patrycja Kolczynska, Barbara Brudnicki, Eric Misthal, Monica Klimek, Scholarship Committee Chair Wanda Mohr Ph.D., Nolan Musman
and PHSP President Marie Hejnosz

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Anna Petruczynik


Polish Heritage Society of Philadelphia Scholars

Eric Misthal
from Marlton, NJ; Attends Temple University, College of Public Health. Bachelor of Science in Kinesiology/Pre-Med Track. Expected Graduation: May 2017

Nolan Musman
from Devon, PA; Senior at St. Joseph Prep. will be attending the University of Kansas.

Barbara Brudnicki
from Philadelphia; Temple University, working toward Bachelor of Arts in Speech, Language and hearing

Monica Klimek
Cherry Hill, NJ; Currently a student at Duquesne University studying secondary math education. Aspires to teach Math and Science on Middle School level.

Patrycja Kolczynska
Philadelphia, PA; She is a senior at Central High School of Philadelphia. Plans to attend Temple University in the fall. Wants to become a neuroscientist or a Psychologist.

Anna Petruczynik
from Hoboken, NJ; Originally from Gdansk, Poland. Attends Stevens Institute of Technology in Hoboken NJ, Bachelor of Engineering in Electrical Engineering, Expected to graduate in May 2019.