2019 Polonia Institute Historical Essay Contest Results

ON THE 80th ANNIVERSARY OF THE OUTBREAK OF WORLD WAR II

 

POLONIA INSTITUTE ANNOUNCES RESULTS OF THE HISTORICAL ESSAY SCHOLARSHIP COMPETITION

 

“INTERNATIONAL SIGNIFICANCE OF THE GERMAN-SOVIET INVASION OF POLAND IN SEPTEMBER 1939”

 

Grand Prize $5,000 sponsored by Polonia Institute:

 

Brian Gaydos

 

Second Prize $2,500 sponsored by Polonia for Poland:

 

Diego Velazquez Saloux

 

Third Prize $1,500 sponsored by individual donors – $500 each:

 

Daniel Gonzales

Ruslan Moldovanov

Danny Wade

 

Honorable Mention Award $900 sponsored by Polonia Institute – $300 each:

 

Jacob Ball

Eric Svoboda

Nick Treglia

 


Special Awards


 

Polish-American Award $500 sponsored by Montrose Deli, Chicago:

 

Elizabeth Zborek

 

Witness to History Award $500 sponsored by Libra Institute:

 

Amanda Cuevas

 

CONGRATULATIONS TO ALL WINNERS!

 

Words of gratitude to all participants. The competition was very strong this year, with many of you presenting excellent essays. Don’t be discouraged if your name was not among the winners. Check our website for future opportunities.

Results in pdf:    2019 PI Essay Results



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