About the Scholarship

APIASF General Scholarship Program is certified by the Asian and Pacific Islander American Scholarship Fund. The foundation was established with the motive to make a great difference in the lives of APIA students by providing the required financial assistance to further their education.

This grant is given to the individuals who live at or under the poverty level or are generally of low financial status and the individuals who are the first in their families to go to school.


How to apply for the scholarship?

  • The APIA Scholarship Program application must be finished on the web and submitted electronically once the majority pre procedures are done.

  • It is also important that a student fill in their Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) application form to determine the financial position of his/her family to pay for their child's education.

  • A letter of recommendation must be provided by the students who are applying for this award.


Award Amount and Deadline

  • This scholarship amount ranges from $2,500 to $20,000 to all the eligible students.

  • The awards are non-renewable and the total number of awards offered by this scholarship varies depending on the availability of funds and students maintaining their academic performance.

The applications are to be presented to the foundation on or before the end of January 22, 2020. Understudies are advised to keep track of the deadlines and apply before the deadline. Applications and other data are accessible online on the Asian and Pacific Islander American Scholarship Fund website.


Eligibility Criteria

  • An applicant must be defined as an Asian and/or Pacific Islander by the U.S. Census.

  • A student must be a U.S. citizen, national, or legal permanent resident.

  • To be eligible for the scholarship, a recipient must have a minimum cumulative grade point average of 2.7 or above.

  • A candidate must be enrolled in a U.S. accredited institution as an undergraduate student.