Asian American Student Scholarship is excited to announce a $500 scholarship open to Asian American students pursuing an undergraduate degree in any field. Read for the full requirements and deadline for applications!

Award Description

Asian American students pursuing undergraduate college degrees can apply to the Asian American Student $500 academic award.’s mission is to make education accessible, and we hope this scholarship helps to foster and encourage students during their studies.

General Scholarship Information

Scholarship Amount: $500

One Scholarship Awarded Annually

Application Deadline: May 1, 2022

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Selection & Eligibility Criteria

Selection will be based on academic history and extracurricular activities. Financial need will not be considered.

  • Applicants should be pursuing an undergraduate degree.
  • Must be a U.S. Citizen or Permanent U.S. Resident.
  • Must be an enrolled (or accepted) in an accredited college or university and planning on continuing the next year.
  • Graduating high school seniors who meet the above-mentioned criteria may apply.
  • Must have a minimum of 30 semester or 45 quarter hours still to be completed.
  • Must consent to provide a digital photograph of self and quote for display on if notified as the award winner by the selection committee.

1. How does this scholarship from help you further your education and ultimately reach your career goals?

This scholarship will assist me in paying for all of the extra expenses that come with college. Things like room and board, health insurance, and travel. With the help of this scholarship, I will be able to continue my education at Brown University without the additional stress of worrying about money.

2. How did you hear about our scholarship?

I learned about this scholarship through a platform my school uses called Naviance.

3. Which university do you plan to attend or currently attend?

I will attend Brown University in the Fall.

Olivia Napoleon
2022 Recipient of the Asian American Student Scholarship
Studying Biomedical Engineering

Scholarship Details


The winner will be notified following the deadline and the award will be sent directly to the recipient by check to the permanent mailing address noted in the application.

Academic award winners who accumulate more than $600.00 in prizes over a one-year period will be issued an IRS form 1099 (or the equivalent). This will require contest winners to provide with certain personal information prior to receipt of their winnings.

Academic Award Provider

The academic award is provided by The application process is completely online. Read the scholarship terms and conditions.

Degree Information & Resources for Asian American Students

Many students have questions about the college application process and campus life. Detailed guides for applying to college offer information on FAFSA, financial aid, application tips, and more. There are also comprehensive scholarship guides for Asian American students studying in any field.

Support doesn't end after you are accepted. Once enrolled you may find you need additional instruction like math tutoring, chemistry tutoring, and business tutoring.