For the City Times
Applications are now being taken for the Dozynki Scholarship Fund.
Scholarships of $1500, $1000 and $500 are available to students entering grades 11-12 who are planning post-high school education.
Winners of the scholarships will also be serving as ambassadors for the Polish American community at the annual Dozynki Harvest Festival on September 17 and 18 at the Moose Family Center.
Dozynki is a harvest festival still celebrated in rural parts of Poland.
Applications must be received by Tuesday, September 6, 2016.
Application forms may be downloaded from the Polish Heritage Awareness Society website at www.polishheritageawareness.com, or by calling Gayle Phillip at 715-344-5752.