A) Open to students of Polish descent
B) Students must be either Canadian citizens or Landed Immigrants
C) Applicants must be registered in at least the second year of a recognized program at a post secondary institution
D) Scholarships are awarded primarily on the basis of scholastic achievements
E) Involvement of the applicant in student, youth and other recognized volunteer organizations (not limited to Polish organizations).
F) Involvement of the applicant and/or parents/grandparents in the organizational life of the Polish community.
G) Scholarships can be granted a maximum of three (3) times to the same person
H) Bursaries are awarded to students with a difficult financial situation