Quick Scholarship Finder

First 10 Asian scholarships:

Amount:
Varies
Awards:
Varies
Deadline:
April 15
Must be of Asian-Indian heritage with at least one parent of Indian ancestry. Must be a graduating U.S. high school senior (Class of 2019). Have a minimum G.P.A of 3.0 on a 4.0 scale. Must enroll as a full-time undergraduate student in a U.S. university in the Fall of 2019. Must be a legal resident of the United States.
Contact:
The SEED Foundation, 1325 Lance Lane, Carol Stream, IL 60188 www.seedfoundation.org
Amount:
$2000
Awards:
15
Deadline:
April 15
The Gold Mountain Scholarship is open to all AAPI high school seniors who have been admitted to a college or university and plan to attend in Fall 2019. Applicants must be the first in their family to attend an institution of higher learning. In order to be eligible, applicants must have a Social Security number or an employment number.
Contact:
https://www.ocanational.org/gold-mountain-scholarship-eligibility-and-faq Any additional questions can be directed to Andrew Lo at alo@ocanational.org or (202)223-5500x118
Amount:
$40,000
Awards:
Varies
Deadline:
April 18
Have applied and been accepted into an AUPHA Full Member master's degree program for start in Fall of application year (not before August 1). Be a student of color (African American, American Indian/Alaska Native, Asian American, Hawaiian/Pacific Islander, Latino/Hispanic, Multiracial). Have a minimum 3.0 GPA (out of 4.0) in undergraduate coursework. Have US citizenship or permanent resident status.
Amount:
$1500
Awards:
1
Deadline:
April 19
The Ohio News Media Foundation will award a $1,500 scholarship to a minority high school senior in Ohio who plans to major in a field relevant to the newspaper industry, particularly journalism, advertising, marketing, or communications degree program at an accredited college or university within the United States for the 2019-20 academic year. Applicants must be African American, Hispanic, Asian American or American Indian. Applicant must be a graduating senior at an Ohio high school. Awardee must be enrolled as college freshman at a United States college or university for the 2019-2020 school year. A minimum high school grade point average of 2.5 (C ) is required. The student's high school transcripts must accompany the application. Application form must be typed or printed legibly by the applicant. (The application form on the reverse side may be photocopied). Students must demonstrate the ability to write clearly in an autobiography of 750 to 1,000 words describing academic and career interests, awards, extracurricular activities and any journalism-related activities. Applications must be accompanied by two letters of recommendation from high school faculty members familiar with the student's work and career interests. Students may provide additional information such as samples or articles that have been published (limit to two, please).
Contact:
For additional information on any of the above scholarships, contact Michelle %u201CMike%u201D Widner, ONMA administrative assistant and scholarship coordinator, at mwidner@ohionews.org. https://www.ohionews.org/aws/ONA/pt/sp/scholarships
Amount:
Up to $60,000 ($15,000 x 4 years)
Awards:
Up to 4
Deadline:
April 20
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 20. Demonstrate financial hardship and academic potential. Minimum 3.0 GPA.
Amount:
$1500
Awards:
3
Deadline:
April 21
Identify as a Korean American and/or Asian American and Pacific Islander Demonstrated financial need Currently a senior at a U.S. high school or will be entering or currently enrolled at an accredited college or university as a full-time student in the U.S.
Contact:
Please contact Jung Woo Kim (jungwoo scholarship@krcla.org) for any question. krcla.org/en/scholarship
Amount:
$2000
Awards:
Varies
Deadline:
April 22
Undergraduates and graduate students continuing their studies in the fall of 2021 can apply for funding for their educational expenses. Students from the United States and Canada are eligible. All applicants must show proof of admission to a North American educational institution in the fall of 2021. Applicants must either be of South Asian descent (includes: Afghanistan, Bangladesh, Bhutan, India, Maldives, Nepal, Pakistan, Sri Lanka) or demonstrate a keen interest in covering South Asia and/or the diaspora. Immediate relatives of SAJA Board members and judges are INELIGIBLE to apply.
Amount:
$2000
Awards:
10
Deadline:
April 22
For the Student Scholarships, SAJA accepted applications from high school, undergraduate, and graduate students while working journalists were eligible to apply for the Professional Development Fund.
Amount:
Up to $2000
Awards:
Varies
Deadline:
April 24
Scholarships are available to deserving law students who have demonstrated commitment to the Asian Pacific American community, financial need, and academic achievement.
Amount:
$2000
Awards:
Varies
Deadline:
April 30
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