University-Wide Award: Joseph Bazylewicz Fellowships

Award Overview


At the time of application, an applicant must:

  • Be a citizen of Poland
  • Be a domestic or international graduate student
  • Be registered full-time
  • Demonstrate financial need – through the completion of an SGS Financial Need Assessment form

Note: Recipients must maintain full-time registration throughout the academic year immediately following the current competition.

Application Process

The Joseph Bazylewicz Fellowships is one of the endowed awards within the SGS University-Wide Awards competition. Review the full Application Process on the University Wide Awards web page.

Each applicant must ensure that a complete application package (including their referee’s letter) is provided to their graduate unit by the unit’s specified deadline. ​

Application Package

A completed application will include all of the following items (no other supporting documentation will be accepted):​​

    1. Completed and signed University-Wide Awards application form;
    2. Photocopy of relevant documentation as proof of applicant’s Polish citizenship (e.g., passport);
    3. One letter of reference addressing the applicant’s academic work from an academic supervisor/advisor or a faculty member familiar with the applicant’s work (one page maximum)​​; letter must clearly state the referee’s name and contact information; and
    4. If applying for an award that requires the demonstration of financial need, a completed and signed SGS Financial Need Assessment form​ must be included​.​

Additional Info

Donor: Estate of Joseph Bazylewicz