Asian American Medical Student Association

This student group provides a necessary organization for Asian American medical students and others who are interested, to meet and exchange ideas, information, and experiences that will lead to professional and personal development.

ACS/Bayer Scholars Program

For full-time college students at accredited colleges or universities. High academic achievers in chemistry or the sciences. Must prove financial need. For more information please visit: http://www.studentzona.com/2006/05/02/usa-list-of-college-scholarships-for-asian-american-students/>

AGI Minority Geoscience Scholarships

Must be enrolled in an accredited institution as an undergraduate or graduate student majoring in geoscience, or a sub-discipline of geoscience, and demonstrate financial need. For more information please visit: http://www.studentzona.com/2006/05/02/usa-list-of-college-scholarships-for-asian-american-students/>

American Association of Advertising Agencies (AAAA)

Annual 10-week summer intern program for ethnic minorities, who are full-time college students and will be college seniors or graduate students next fall and major in advertising, communications, liberal arts, marketing or related area. Applicant must be a US citizen/permanent resident with a minimum GPA of 2.7/4.0, and committed to a career in advertising.

Students are placed in AAAA member advertising agencies across the country to gain experience in advertising. Students apply to work in one of four departments: Account Management, Research, Media, & Creative. Award amount: Salary - approximately $300/week for 10 weeks.

For more information please visit: http://www.studentzona.com/2006/05/02/usa-list-of-college-scholarships-for-asian-american-students/>

American Dental Hygienists’ Association Institute

Annual awards for full-time, minority (African Americans, Hispanics, Asians, Native Americans, and Males) undergraduate/graduate students currently under represented in the Dental Hygiene profession. Selection based on minimum 3.0 GPA, documented financial need of at least $1,500, and completion of a minimum of 1 full-time year in dental hygiene curriculum prior to receiving the award.

For more information please visit: http://www.studentzona.com/2006/05/02/usa-list-of-college-scholarships-for-asian-american-students/>

American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA) Scholarships

For undergraduates studying accounting at a U.S. college with at least 30 credits completed. Awards up to $5,000 with about 300 winners annually. Deadline is in July. Visit Web site for GPA requirements and details.

For more information please visit: http://www.studentzona.com/2006/05/02/usa-list-of-college-scholarships-for-asian-american-students/>

American Library Association (ALA) Spectrum Initiative Scholarship program

MLA and the National Library of Medicine (NLM) jointly sponsor a scholarship through the American Library Association (ALA) Spectrum

Initiative Scholarship program. The two organizations make a total annual

Donation of $5,000 each year to support minority students in their goals to become health sciences information professionals. African American, Hispanic, Asian, Native American, or Pacific Islander individuals attending LA-accredited library schools are eligible. Deadline: March 1. For more information please visit: http://www.studentzona.com/2006/05/02/usa-list-of-college-scholarships-for-asian-american-students/>

Growing Up Asian in America Art & Essay Contest

Growing up Asian in America is the largest celebration of Asian Heritage in the nation, awarding more than $27,000 in savings bond awards and prizes. The art and essay contest begins in January each year with a new contest theme. Bay-Area students in grades K-12 are eligible to enter.

For more information please visit: http://www.scholarships.com/financial-aid/college-scholarships/scholarships-by-type/minority-scholarships/asian-scholarships/growing-up-asian-in-america-artandessay-contest/>

Asian American Journalists Association (AAJA)

The web site scholarship is the Mary Moy Quan Ing Memorial Scholarship. Outstanding students; journalistic talent; financial need; sensitive to Asian American issues; submit essay and references. To apply, you download and fill in an Adobe Acrobat application form, then print it and submit it with other materials; Need-based; Merit-based; Ethnicity: Asian; Essay Reqt. For more information please visit: Email: naov@aaja.org.

Kaiser Permanente Diversity Scholarship Program

This scholarship is offered to students who want to pursue a career in health care or public health, and to increase the number of health professionals from underrepresented populations. While all qualified students may apply, preference will be given to students who identify as one or more of the following: African-American, Asian Pacific, Latino, Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, Intersex, Native American and/or Person with a Disability. Must submit letter of recommendation and official transcript; Need-based; Merit-based; Min GPA: 2.7; Ethnicity: American Indian/Alaska Native,Asian,Black/African American,Filipino,Hispanic/Latino,Multi-Racial,Pacific Islander/Native Hawaiian; Essay Reqt; Service Reqt. For more information please visit: Email: co-diversitydevelopment@kp.org.

Organization of Chinese Americans UPS Scholarship

Three types of scholarships are listed with a total of about 38 scholarships awarded. Requirements vary including first to attend college in their family and financially disadvantaged. 1 page essay; Need-based; Min GPA: 3.0; Ethnicity: Asian, Filipino, and Pacific Islander/Native Hawaiian. For more information please visit: Email: oca@ocanational.org.

Asian American Village @ IMDiversity.com

IMDiversity.com was conceived by The Black Collegian Magazine, which has provided Asian American college students with valuable information on career and job opportunities since 1970.

Asian Health Websites

Asian-language health information for consumers and health care providers. The SPIRAL web site is a collection of links to Asian-language patient care documents that have been created by authoritative sources and are freely available on the World Wide Web. Links are organized by topic and language.

Asiagate Asian American Intelligence

Articles and essays on Asian Americans.

Chinese American Museum

Chinese American Museum The first museum in Southern California dedicated to the Chinese American experience and history in this region.

Asian American Writer's Workshop

Literature and essay resources for Asian Americans. Submission of short stories available regularly.

Asian American History Website and Resources

http://www.cetel.org/res.htmlThe Center for Educational Telecommunications (CET) is a not-for-profit organization devoted to producing, publishing and consulting in the area of multiculturalism, with a special interest in Asian and Asian American concerns.

Health Professions Program

Carnegie Mellon University information about internships and scholarship opportunities.

Asian American Studies Center

The UCLA Asian American Studies Center provides numerous articles and publications.

Official Website for Nation of Islam

NOI.org provides history, leadership bios, official news and statements from the Nation of Islam.

American History Websites

An on-line source for Asian American studies. The site provides access to classroom-tested resources and activities, relevant links and a virtual community of educators.