USPAACC awards high school seniors with college scholarships nationwide every year ranging from $3,000 to $5,000 each. Over 2,500 applications are received annually. This opportunity is made possible by support from major corporations and Asian American businesses. Applicants must be a high school senior of East, South, Southeast Asian, or Pacific Island heritage who is a U.S. Citizen or Permanent Resident and will begin full-time study in the fall of the year the scholarship is awarded at an accredited post-secondary educational institution in the U.S.
Applicants must display academic achievement of 3.3 GPA or above, leadership in extracurricular activities, involvement in community service and financial need. Applicants must participate in virtual or in-person scholarship activities, write a thank you letter to scholarship sponsor and keep USPAACC informed of college life and studies during first four years in college by writing at least once per year.