The Polish-American Freedom Foundation

was established with a double mission – to bolster civil society, democracy and market economy in Poland, including efforts to equalize opportunities for personal and social development, and to share the Polish experiences in transformation with other countries of Central and Eastern Europe.

 

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“Shape your future” – Sector 3.0 Festival already on May 30
“Shape your future” –  Sector 3.0 Festival already on May 30

How to prepare a good viral marketing campaign? How to use virtual reality to raise funds for your organization? These are only some of the topics that will be discussed by the participants of Sector 3.0 Festival, the biggest in Poland event dedicated to new technology application in social activity. The meeting will take place in Warsaw on May 30 and 31 and will be attended by almost 600 people.

Win the bridge scholarship for your studies!
Win the bridge scholarship for your studies!

The Educational Enterprise Foundation announces the 16th round of the Bridge Scholarship Program. A several hundred bridge scholarships for the first year of studies await ambitious and gifted high school leavers from villages or small towns, and low-income families, who will start their full-time studies this year. The scholarships of PLN 500 a month will be paid for 10 months. The applications will be accepted from July 3 to August 18, 2017.

Nałeczów and Lublin hosted the Kirklanders
Nałeczów and Lublin hosted the Kirklanders

The congress of Lane Kirkland Scholarship Program participants was held on May 10-12, 2017. Those who take part in 17th round of the program and study in various academic centers in Poland met in Nałęczów and Lublin, among other things to present their diploma theses.

Enrollment to the teacher training studies combined with getting practice is on
Enrollment to the teacher training studies combined with getting practice is on

Polish school does not need any reform as much as it needs well trained teachers. And that was the purpose of setting up the School of Education, that is a full-time post-graduate course for future teachers of Polish or mathematics. The program of the course was prepared in cooperation with the Teachers College, Columbia University. And now enrollment to the School is on. The future teachers have also an opportunity to get a scholarship.

Studies with the Quality Label
Studies with the Quality Label

Studies at the PAFF and UW School are innovative and original as regards learning content, teaching methods and educational outcomes evaluation. That is the opinion of the Studies with a Good Future Competition Committee which awarded SE with the Quality Label.