To be a scholarship holder is …

To be a scholarship holder is …

“Being a scholarship holder means…” The participants of the My First Scholarship program continued their sentences and described what it means to be a scholarship holder.

Dzvinka Chorneiko (5th intake to the program)

Being a scholarship holder means being part of a vibrant and supportive family, where everyone feels like a brother or sister. It’s a community where you can freely share your challenges, seek help, and receive valuable advice and unwavering support in return. As a scholarship holder, you have the opportunity to grow and develop through various intensives and actively participate in a wide range of events.

Every interaction I have with the Karpinski Foundation fills me with boundless energy and motivation. The dedication and passion of the foundation’s team inspire me to reach for my dreams and make a positive impact in the world.

I take immense pride in being a scholarship holder. It is a privilege to be part of this incredible program that nurtures and empowers young individuals like myself. Together, we are shaping a brighter future.

Maria Mysiv (7th intake to the program)

Being a scholarship holder is an incredible journey surrounded by a circle of inspiring individuals who radiate positivity and inspiration. It is an opportunity to cultivate valuable teamwork skills, participate in engaging and informative trainings that equip us with knowledge applicable to our lives. The experience is filled with a myriad of emotions, unwavering support, and meaningful connections.

As a scholarship holder, I have the privilege of not only focusing on my own self-development but also contributing to the betterment of society. It is truly empowering to realize that I can make a difference in my community right now and actively implement positive change.

I am grateful for the honor of utilizing the opportunities provided by the Foundation, as it ignites a deep sense of motivation within me. It fuels my desire to create something meaningful of my own, something that can foster the comprehensive growth and development of more and more individuals in our society.

Yulia Dubyk (8th intake to the program)

Being a scholarship holder is an extraordinary journey:

Embracing a vibrant community of amazing friends who uplift and inspire.

Discovering opportunities to spend our time meaningfully and engage in enriching experiences.

Nurturing personal growth and collective development, as we work towards a brighter future together.

Stepping outside our comfort zones to embrace new challenges and expand our horizons.

Creating unforgettable memories and gaining invaluable experiences that shape us into unique individuals.

Sofia Dubets (8th intake to the program)

Being a scholarship holder is a remarkable journey that encompasses:

Experiencing the joy and relief of after school lessonsbehind, knowing that exciting public speaking courses lie ahead.

Engaging in a shared experience of watching inspiring speeches by renowned speakers in a darkened room, surrounded by like-minded individuals who offer support and share their thoughts on the day’s events.

Participating in captivating projects that ignite your passion. Embracing the warmth of a hug from Oscar, our beloved mascot. Eagerly standing in line at award ceremonies or speech battles, anxiously waiting for that special piece of cake adorned with inscriptions or berries. Embarking on mountain adventures that foster growth and self-discovery.

 (Note: Oscar refers to our  soft toy mascot)

Bohdan Tymchyshyn

Being a scholarship holder empowers you to:

Recognize that your ideas hold value and can make a difference.

Discover your own incredible capabilities, knowing that you have been given a chance to shine and achieve greatness.

As a scholarship holder, you embrace the opportunity to unleash your potential and contribute meaningfully to the world around you.

Milana Baikova (8th intake to the program)

Being a scholarship holder is an incredible journey. It offers:

Endless opportunities to learn fascinating and new things.

The chance to forge valuable connections and create lifelong friendships.

A constant source of positive emotions and experiences.

Empowerment to conquer your fears and embrace personal growth.

A surprising and unexpected love for reading, even if you once thought it wasn’t for you.

As a scholarship holder, you embark on a transformative path where you discover the joy of learning, personal development, and the fulfillment of surpassing your own expectations.

Olya Tsap (5th intake to the program)

Being a scholarship holder is an incredible journey of personal growth. It encompasses:

Continuous improvement and striving to become the best version of yourself.

An enriching community of like-minded individuals where every minute counts.

A sense of magic and an amazing energy that permeates the atmosphere.

The most valuable aspect: meaningful connections and communication.

Unforgettable emotions that leave a lasting impact, especially within this inspiring community.

As a scholarship holder, you embark on a transformative experience that nurtures personal development, fosters deep connections, and fills your journey with extraordinary moments that will stay with you for a lifetime.