Quick Scholarship Finder

First 10 Asian scholarships:

Amount:
$2,000
Awards:
2
Deadline:
April 25th
In order to be eligible to receive a scholarship from the JASC, applicants must meet each of the following requirements: High school applicant's family must have a current JASC Family membership; current undergraduate or graduate student must have his/her own current Student or Individual membership. Applicant must be a high school senior and enroll on a full or part-time basis in an accredited school of advanced learning within one year of being selected as a scholarship recipient OR be currently enrolled as a student in a college or university. Applicant need not be of Japanese ancestry and need not be a citizen of the United States. Applicant must be a resident of the State of Illinois for at least one year prior to graduation or graduate from an accredited Illinois high school. Applicant must submit a written Application based on the Criteria listed below along with a current transcript from his/her high school or college/university. Awards to high school students are contingent upon the applicant timely providing the JASC with a notice of acceptance by an accredited school of advanced learning. Past recipients of scholarship awards are not eligible to apply.
Contact:
Japanese American Service Committee (JASC) 4427 N Clark Chicago IL 60640 Have any questions? Please contact: Justine D. Urbikas 773-275-0097 ext 228 jurbikas@jasc-chicago.org www.jasc-chicago.org
Amount:
$5000
Awards:
Varies
Deadline:
April 30
To be considered for the Toigo MBA Fellowship, you must be planning to pursue a career in finance after graduation and be: Applying to or accepted into one of the following: An accredited U.S.-based two-year, full-time MBA program, JD/MBA, Masters in Real Estate, Masters in Finance, Planning to begin MBA studies as a first-year student in the Fall of the given application cycle (Toigo does not currently offer a second year application process.) A minority as defined by the U.S. Department of Labor (i.e., African American, Asian American/Pacific Islander, Hispanic/ Latino, Native American/Alaska Native and/or South Asian American), A U.S. citizen or a permanent resident.
Contact:
Robert Toigo Foundation 1230 Preservation Park Way Oakland, CA 94612 Phone: (510)763-5771 Email: apply@toigofoundation.org Web: www.toigofoundation.org
Amount:
Up to $60,000 ($15,000 x 4 years)
Awards:
Up to 4
Deadline:
April 30
Self-proclaimed Asian/Pacific Islander (minimum 25%) and gay, lesbian, bi-sexual or transgender and involved in the GLBT community. Must be high school graduate from one of the 9 Bay Area counties: Alameda, Contra Costa, Marin, San Francisco, San Mateo, Santa Clara County, Napa, Sonoma, Solano. Must be enrolled or planning to enroll as a full-time student (12 credit hours) at an accredited institution of higher learning. This may be college, university, community college, 4-year, 2-year, technical or vocational program. Must be U.S. citizen or permanent resident. Must be between the ages of 17-25 on April 30. Demonstrate financial hardship and academic potential. Minimum 3.0 GPA.
Amount:
$3000
Awards:
1
Deadline:
April 30
Open to minority undergraduate and graduate students who are enrolled in accredited colleges and universities in the U.S.. Open to minority and disadvantaged students including Hispanics, African Americans, Asian Americans, Native Americans, military veterans, women, people with disabilities, and members of the LGBT community. Must be enrolled in a college or university who has registered for DiversityJobs.com scholarship program. To see a list of registered schools, visit: http://streetsmart.diversityjobs.com/registered-schools/. Must like DiversityJobs.com Facebook page. Must be enrolled as a full-time student at the time of application.
Amount:
$1000
Awards:
Varies
Deadline:
April 30
These scholarships are designed to encourage professional and leadership development in Chinese American librarianship. They are open to full-time students of Chinese heritage who are currently enrolled in an ALA-accredited master's or doctoral program of library and information science at an institution of higher education in North America. The recipient must be enrolled as a full-time student at the time the scholarship is awarded.
Contact:
If you have any questions, please contact the 2014-2015 CALA Scholarship Committee: Shuyong Jiang (Co-Chair) shyjiang@illinois.edu Ya Wang (Co-chair) wangy@sfsu.edu Hui-Fen Chang huifen.chang@okstate.edu Sharon Hu chu@csu.edu Yuet Tran yuet.tran@stonybrook.edu Manuel Urrizola manuel.urrizola@ucr.edu Ying Shen ying.shen@ucr.edu
Amount:
$2500-$5000
Awards:
Varies
Deadline:
April 30
You must currently be in your first, second, or third year of medical or dental school in the U.S.A. when applying for this scholarship. Students that have just been accepted into medical school or dental school at the time of application are not eligible to apply for this year's scholarship.
Contact:
Jamie Love Administrator Chinese American Medical Society 265 Canal Street, Suite 515 NY, New York 10013 Phone: 212-334-4760 Fax: 646-304-6373 E-mail: glove@camsociety.org chineseamericanmedicalsociety.cloverpad.org/scholarship
Amount:
Varies
Awards:
Varies
Deadline:
May
The Wisconsin Women of Color Network, Inc., (WWOCN) established the Mabel Smith Memorial Scholarship Fund on March 31, 1990. The fund was created to honor the memory of and recognize the outstanding contributions of Mabel Smith, a founding member of the WWOCN and who was well known for her dedication and commitment to helping people. * Be a high school or GED equivalent graduating senior. * Be an American citizen and a member of one of the following ethnic groups: African American, American Indian, Asian, Latina Biracial * Be a Wisconsin resident. * Have a cumulative grade point average of 2.0 or above on a 4 point scale, or equivalent. * Attend a technical, vocational, or community college to obtain an occupational skills certificate or degree.Attach a letter of acceptance from the college if available. * Exhibit need for financial assistance.
Contact:
Women of Color Network, Inc. 922 N. 3rd St. Harrisburg, PA 17102 Direct Email: wocn@wocninc.org Voice/Relay 844-WOCNINC or 844-962-6462 Website: www.wocninc.org
Amount:
$2000
Awards:
Varies
Deadline:
May 1
High school seniors descendants of a Japanese American WWII Veteran, U.S. citizen, accepted to U.S. community college, university, or trade school.
Contact:
Japanese American Living Legacy, 657-278-4483, info@jalivinglegacy.org, www.jalivinglegacy.org
Amount:
$1000-$2500
Awards:
varies
Deadline:
May 01
ELIGIBILITY REQUIREMENTS: To apply for a Page Grant an applicant must be: A student of color and a graduate of a Minnesota high school. Enrolled in an accredited Minnesota post-secondary educational institution. Register and maintain full-time status throughout the academic year they are awarded the grant in order to remain eligible. Willing to complete a minimum of 50 volunteer hours tutoring children in grades K-8th per academic year awarded the grant. IMPORTANT DETAILS FOR ALL APPLICANTS: There is no GPA requirement. Non U.S. Citizens are encouraged to apply. This grant is awarded per academic year and must be renewed annually.
Contact:
Page Education Foundation P. O. Box 581254 Minneapolis, MN 55458-1254 Phone: (612)332-0406 E-mail: info@page-ed.org Website: www.page-ed.org
Amount:
$500-$5000
Awards:
Varies
Deadline:
May 1st
Must be U.S. citizen or permanent resident (greencard holder). Must be pursuing a graduate or undergraduate degree in one of the following: Fine Arts, Graphic Design, Photography, Illustration, Interactive Design, Motion Graphics, Advertising with a focus on Art Direction. Must be enrolled or planning to enroll to an accredited college or university in the U.S. Must have financial need. Although not a requirement, Minority Students are given priority.
Contact:
Worldstudio AIGA Scholarships AIGA 164 Fifth Avenue New York, NY 10010 E-mail: scholarship@aiga.org