The applications for the APIASF Scholarship are now accepted. Students who are being enrolled or will be attending college or university in the U.S. are welcome to apply. The winning students will receive up to $15,000. To apply, the application packet must be received no later than January 11, annually
The Asian & Pacific Islander American Scholarship Fund (APIASF) is the nation’s largest non-profit organization that provides college scholarships to Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders (AAPI) with financial need. Their mission is to make a difference in the lives of APIA students by providing them resources that increase their access to higher education which serves as the foundation for their future success and contributions to a stronger America.
The most deserving candidates may expect to receive awards amounting $2,500 – $15,000.
Level and Area of Studies
Undergraduate degree in any subject.
Place of Study
In the United States of America.
Eligibility and Criteria
To be eligible, you must meet the defined requirements as follow:
- Be of Asian and/or Pacific Islander ethnicity as defined by the U.S. Census
- Be a citizen, national, or legal permanent resident of the United States. Citizens of the Republic of the Marshall Islands, Federated States of Micronesia and the Republic of Palauare also eligible to apply
- Be enrolling as an undergraduate student in a U.S. accredited college or university in the fall of 2017.
- Have a minimum cumulative GPA of 2.7 on a 4.0 scale (unweighted) or have earned a GED
The U.S students are welcome to apply.
The application should be made online through the online system at the website and application link below.
January 11, annually.