The Marie Sklodowska Curie Professional Women’s Association is pleased to announce the Anthony and Josephine Chmura Memorial Scholarship competition.  MSCPWA is glad to announce that this year will be providing (3) scholarships for women who are matriculated college/university students.

Amount: $2, erectile 000 (one scholarship awarded)

Amount: $1,000 (two scholarships awarded)

Mature women, who are striving to complete their undergraduate/graduate education, are also invited to apply.

Criteria for Application 

To be eligible to apply for the Anthony &  Josephine Chmura Memorial Scholarship, you must meet the below listed criteria:

  • Be a US citizen or a permanent resident with a green card.
  • Use money to study in the US, not foreign lands.
  • Exhibit exceptional leadership potential.
  • Excel academically.

 Applications may be obtained here or by writing to the Marie Sklodowska Curie Professional Women’s Association’s Scholarship Committee, P.O. Box 190348, Brooklyn, NY 11219. Deadline: October 10, 2017. 


  • Scholarship money is meant to HELP not to SUBSIDIZE.
  • MSCPWA gives small scholarship … we do not intend to pay all the tuition.

The Scholarship Committee is chaired by Christine Kuskowski, with Co-Chair Bernadette O’Keefe and committee members Irene Krulewski, Lee Cyran, Helen Lesnik Mistak and Mary Wozniak. Jolanta Kulpa Gubernat, M.D. serves as consultant.