APIASF General Scholarship Program

Award Amount
$15,000
Awards Available
See Description
Deadline
January 11, 2018
  • Scholarship Description
  • The Asian & Pacific Islander American Scholarship Fund (APIASF) is the nation's largest 501(c)3 non-profit organization that provides scholarships to Asian and Pacific Islander Americans (APIAs) with financial need. Applicants must register for a free account on the scholarship provider's website to complete the application.

    Eligibility:
    -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 Palau are also eligible to apply
    -Be enrolling as an undergraduate student in a U.S. accredited college or university in the fall
    -Have a minimum cumulative GPA of 2.7 or have earned a GED
    -Must apply for federal financial aid using the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA)

    For more information or to apply, please visit the scholarship provider's website.
  • Contact
  • Scholarship Committee
  • outreach@apiasf.org
  • 202-986-6892

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