The Study.com Scholarship for Asian American and Pacific Islander Students provides a $500 academic award to an Asian American or Pacific Islander student who is pursuing their undergraduate college degree. At Study.com, our mission is to make education accessible, and with this scholarship we hope to bring historically underrepresented students access to a quality education.
Applicants should be pursuing an undergraduate college degree in any field of study.
Selection & Eligibility Criteria
- This scholarship is open to Asian & Pacific Islander American students pursuing a 4-year degree.
- Selection will be based on academic history and extracurricular activities. Financial need will not be considered.
- Must be a U.S. Citizen or Permanent U.S. Resident.
- Must be 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 Study.com if notified as the award winner by the selection committee.
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.
- Type of institution award is open to: four-year college
- Must be Asian/Pacific Islander
- Award is available to U.S. citizens
- Application form required
- Essay required