Asian Pacific Alumni Association Scholarship- Bachelor

Awarded by : University of Southern California

Updated on Jul 26, 2021
Amrita Kaur

University Research Analyst

Asian Pacific Alumni Association Scholarship- Bachelor

  • Applicable for

    University of Southern California in USA

  • No. of students to be awarded

    Varies

  • Course Level

    Bachelors

  • Intake year

    Sep 2021

  • Final application deadline

    01 Mar 2021

  • Type of scholarships

    Need, Merit

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Scholarship Overview

  • The USC Asian Pacific Alumni Association connects and supports USC alumni of Asian Pacific origin/descent (encompassing ethnicities from Asia and the Pacific Rim) with the university and one another lifelong and worldwide through meaningful and relevant programs
  • The APAA board of directors is comprised of committees focusing on signature events, networking events, scholarship awards, advancement and communications

Applicable course, university and country

This scholarship is applicable for Bachelors Degree

This scholarship is applicable for the following courses in University of Southern California in USA

  • Applicable to undergraduate, transfer, graduate or professional programs

Scholarship amount details

Scholarship amount can be used for

Type of Expense Indicates if scholarship can be used for this type of expense
Tuition & Fees Scholarship amount can be used for this
Living Expense ×Not covered in scholarship
Accommodation ×Not covered in scholarship
Air Fare/Travel Expenses ×Not covered in scholarship
Spouse/Child Care ×Not covered in scholarship
Health Cover ×Not covered in scholarship
Application ×Not covered in scholarship
Others ×Not covered in scholarship

  • Amount varies in the scholarship.
  • In the 2020-2021 academic year, USC awarded over $200,000 in scholarships to 80 USC undergraduate and graduate students of exceptional academic merit who demonstrated a commitment to serving the Asian Pacific community.
  • Eleven cultures and fifty majors were represented within this class, and more than half qualified to receive need-based financial aid.

Student Awards

Number of students to be awarded: Varies

Scholarship Eligibility

Special Restrictions

  • No Special Restriction applicable

Exams Details

Exam name Indicates if exam is required and cutoff (if any)
12 Required (minimum score 3.0 GPA)
Interview Required

Eligibility

  • Applicants must be full-time students (undergraduate, transfer, graduate or professional) enrolled in a USC degree program for the entire 2021-2022academic year (fall and spring semesters). Incoming first-year students who have not enrolled at the time of application are not eligible
  • Applicant must have achieved a minimum of an overall 3.0-grade point average (on a 4.0 scale) in his/her coursework. (USC Medical students who do not receive grade points are exempt)
  • Interview:  New applicant finalists will be selected for a personal interview. (Renewal applicants will not need to participate in an interview)

Preference will be given to following candidates:

  • Additional positive consideration will be given to Asian Pacific students or students who have shown a commitment to the Asian Pacific community

Eligible student nationality

This scholarship is applicable for students from India +239 more

Application Process for this scholarship

Application Documents

Type of documents Indicates if this type of document is required to be submitted
LOR Required

  • LOR: ONE letter of recommendation from an individual familiar with applicants involvement in community organizations. It is encouraged, though not specifically required, that applicants involvement be focused on serving an Asian Pacific community
  • The applicant will also be asked to list an additional reference from a person familiar with applicants academic work. Academic reference DOES NOT have to submit a written letter of recommendation
  • Application Process: Applicant would be required to submit an online application

Scholarship Application

This scholarship needs a separate external application.

Important Dates

Date Additional Details
Application final end date March 01, 2021 Not Available

Please note that these dates could be in local country times and may not be IST (Indian standard time).

Contact email apaa@usc.edu
Phone number 213-740-6380

Additional Information

  • Applicants of all ethnic backgrounds are eligible for consideration. Additional positive consideration will be given to Asian Pacific students or students who have shown a commitment to the Asian Pacific community. Scholarships are awarded using both merit and need-based criteria.
  • Scholarship awards are not guaranteed from one academic year to another. All recipients are required to re-apply on an annual basis for scholarship awards.

     

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