My America: 2019 Summer Work Travel Photo Contest

The U.S. Mission to Poland is excited to announce the 2019 edition of the “My America: Summer Work Travel” photo contest.  We invite Summer Work Travel participants to submit photographs that highlight their experience in America.  Photographs may focus on the natural environment, culture, people, or places in the United States, among other subjects.  The ... Read More»

Embassy Warsaw Organizes 3M “Toward Zero Deaths: Reducing Traffic Fatalities in Poland” Conference

On November 7, Deputy Chief of Mission Eric Green delivered opening remarks for a seminar on road safety in Poland entitled “Toward Zero Deaths: Reducing Traffic Fatalities in Poland” that was by the Embassy’s Foreign Commercial Service (FCS) on behalf of Minnesota-based 3M. Polish Ministry of Infrastructure Deputy Minister Mikołaj Wild; 3M Regional Director Alain ... Read More»

USS Farragut Visits Gdynia

USS Farragut visited Gdynia from April 27 to 29 to support maritime security operations in support of U.S. national security interests in the U.S. 6th Fleet area of operations. It departed its homeport of Mayport, Florida, April 11, 2018. During his visit, USS Farragut Commander Casey Baker stated the visit strengthens U.S.-Poland military collaboration and ... Read More»

Secretary’s Remarks: Remarks at a Wreath Laying Ceremony at the Warsaw Ghetto Heroes Monument

January 27, 2018. SECRETARY TILLERSON: On behalf of the American people, I’m honored today to recognize, along with our Polish friends, and commemorate the 73rd anniversary of the liberation of Auschwitz-Birkenau. Auschwitz-Birkenau was a place of unimaginable horror and tragedy, and it – but we must remember what happened there and in similar camps under the ... Read More»

US Embassy Supports Innovation and Entrepreneurship at Bridge to MassChallenge Warsaw

On January 18, Ambassador Jones spoke to representatives of 23 startups from Poland and other countries in central and eastern Europe who were taking part in the first edition of the Bridge to MassChallenge Warsaw.  Sponsored by Poland’s Foundation for Technology Entrepreneurship (FTE), hosted at the Google campus in Warsaw, and supported by the U.S. Embassy ... Read More»

Announcing Winners of My America Summer Work Travel Photo Contest 2017

We are pleased to announce the winners and finalists of the 2017 edition of the My America photo contest for participants of the Summer Work Travel program. First Prize – Michał Binkiewicz “Wanderer on the road” Second Prize – Karolina Centkowska “Monumental Friendship” Third Prize – Bogusz Kluz “The biggest” The other finalists include the ... Read More»

Warsaw School of Economics Students Discuss U.S.-Polish Economic Relations with U.S. Diplomats

The U.S. Embassy Warsaw’s Economic Section hosted a group of students from the Foreign Affairs Club at the Warsaw School of Economics on 20 April 2017 to discuss the U.S.-Polish economic relationship as part of the group’s Action Diplomacy 2017 project.  This project enables students to visit numerous foreign embassies and consulates in Warsaw and ... Read More»

Documentary Films by Gordon Parks: Special Screenings Accompany Exhibition at the Zacheta National Gallery of Art

You are cordially invited to a special screening of documentaries directed by Gordon Parks accompanying his photography exhibition at the Zachęta National Gallery of Art on April 25, 2017 at 18:00.  The fates of people portrayed in these films – a Brazilian boy, an African-American family, and a Puerto Rican poet and activist – are ... Read More»

U.S. Marine Gunnery Sergeant Kurek Meets University of Warsaw Student Diplomats Group

Gunnery Sergeant Jeff Kurek, Marine Detachment Commander at the U.S. Embassy Warsaw, delivered a presentation about the U. S. Marine Corps to the Kolo Mlodych Dyplomatow group from the University of Warsaw on April 18, 2017. Gunnery Sergeant Kurek told the group of student diplomats about the history of the U.S. Marine Corps, why the ... Read More»

U.S. Congressional Delegation Visits Redzikowo

Members of a U.S. Congressional Delegation (Codel) from the House of Representatives Armed Services Committee recently met with local Polish leaders at the phase 3 site for the U.S. European Phased Adaptive Approach (EPAA) to Missile Defense near Redzikowo, Poland.  The Codel, lead by Congressman Mike D. Rogers, traveled to the Redzikowo site on April ... Read More»

The United States Air Force Europe (USAFE) Band tours Poland April 17 – 25

In cooperation with the U.S. Embassy Warsaw and U.S. Consulate General Kraków, the United States Air Force Europe band group will appear in Zakopane at a National Parks Conference, at American Day in Przemyśl, and will make a media appearance for TVP Rzeszów.  The USAFE band will also perform at the Oskar Kolberg Music School ... Read More»

U.S. Embassy Participates in the “Day of the Tree” in Warsaw

On October 10, POL/ECON Counselor Kathleen Morenski and the Embassy’s Environment, Science, Technology, and Health team took part in a tree-planting ceremony at Pole Mokotowskie Park in Warsaw, hosted by NGO Klub Gaja.  The event was the kickoff of a yearlong series of “Festival of the Tree” events and activities, and a little bit of ... Read More»

Fulbright Commission Hosts BBQ for Polish Fulbright Alumni

On September 8th, Deputy Chief of Mission John C. Law spoke at the meeting for Polish alumni of the Fulbright Program organized by the U.S.-Polish Fulbright Commission and U.S. Embassy Warsaw. Polish academics from universities from all over Poland took part in the barbecue. Executive Director of the Fulbright Commission Justyna Janiszewska encouraged Polish Fulbright ... Read More»

American Destroyer USS Donald Cook in Poland.

On Friday, April 8th 2016, American Guided-Missile Destroyer USS Donald Cook (DDG-75)  arrived to the port of Gdynia. This routine strengthens the relationship between Poland and the United States as we work together to enhance security in Central and Eastern Europe.  The presence of USS Donald Cook in the Baltic Sea demonstrates U.S. Navy commitment ... Read More»

New Executive Director at the Polish-U.S. Fulbright Commission in Warsaw

In cooperation with the Ministry of Science and Higher Education and the U.S. Embassy, the Board of Directors of the Polish-U.S. Fulbright Commission has appointed Ms. Justyna Janiszewska as the Executive Director of the Commission. Ms. Janiszewska will assume duties May 1.   Prior to becoming the Executive Director of the Polish-American Fulbright Commission, Ms. Janiszewska ... Read More»
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