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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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.

Jubilee "English Teaching Market"
Jubilee

“The key factor that was decisive for the “English Teaching” program success is the involvement of teachers who participate in it and at the same time co-create it,” said Jerzy Koźmiński, the PAFF President & CEO who on June 26 opened the 15th round of the biggest in Poland meeting of English teachers.

This year’s Kirklanders received their diplomas
This year’s Kirklanders received their diplomas

On June 26, 2017, in the Column Hall at the Institute of History, University of Warsaw, 43 scholarship holders from Ukraine, Belarus, Georgia, Moldova, Armenia and Azerbaijan – participants of Kirkland Program in academic 2016/17 year received their diplomas. The Special Guest of the ceremony was Prof. Adam Daniel Rotfeld.

End of the first year at the PAFF and UW School of Education
End of the first year at the PAFF and UW School of Education

The first academic year at the PAFF and UW School of Education has ended. Over the year, the students were learning how to be ever better teachers and educators and what methods of teaching they can use. On June 22 they received their diplomas and each of them told about one educational issue that was important for them.

7th All-Poland School with Class Festival
7th All-Poland School with Class Festival

7th All-Poland School with Class Festival was held in Warsaw on June 3, 2017. In 2016/17 school year the School with Class initiative was participated by 203 schools all over Poland. 120 students and teachers came to Warsaw to take part in the Festival and sum up their achievements in 15th round of School with Class.