Photo credit: Tomasz Deptula
Outstanding Pole Abroad Contest is being organized by the Polish Promotional Emblem Foundation “Teraz Polska”, located in Warsaw, in cooperation with the Office of the President of the Republic of Poland, the Senate of the Republic of Poland, and the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Poland (including the Embassies and Consulates).
The main purpose of the Contest is to create a positive image of Poles living around the world, to highlight the success they have achieved outside of their native country, and to demonstrate and reward their accomplishments. The Contest is being held in the following five categories: Business, Culture, Science, Personality, and “Young Pole”.
Winners in New York:
Young Pole: MAGDALENA BACZEWSKA
Business: MARIUSZ KOŁODZIEJ
Personality: JANUSZ SZLECHTA
Science: WACŁAW SZYBALSKI
Culture: RYSZARD HOROWITZ