Scholarships for Pacific Islanders

Are you a Native Hawaiian or hail from any other Pacific island and planning to attend a U.S. college or university? The good news: There are many scholarships available to you! Many come from organizations designed to fund scholarships for these types of students, such as the corporate-funded Asian and Pacific Islander American Scholarship Fund (APIASF) and the Asian Pacific Fund, which is a community foundation funded by private donors. Eligibility requirements may include meeting a minimum GPA and submitting a letter of recommendation. Various professional associations, corporations and foundations also provide scholarships for those of Pacific Island descent; amounts and eligibility requirements vary but can be gender-specific or require that applicants pursue a particular area of study. Find out more about scholarships for Pacific Islanders by referring to the list below.

Showing 1-20 of 25 scholarships
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  • 10,000
  • 1 Award
  • December-15-2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS:
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  • competition 4.0
  • effort level 1.0
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  • 500 - 5,000
  • 1 award
  • Apr-1-2019
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +1 More
  • Ethnicity: Be |Native American|Asian|Pacific Islander|Hispanic|African American/Black|
  • Residence: Live in |Kent, MI|
  • School (College): |Non-Profit Public College|Private College|
  • competition 2.5
  • effort level 4.5
William K. Schubert Minority Nursing Scholarship Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center
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  • 2,750
  • 1 award
  • Apr-30-2019
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +1 More
  • Ethnicity: Be |Native American|Korean|Chinese|Filipino|Pacific Islander|Eastern Indian|Hispanic|Vietnamese|Male Nurse|Male Nursing Student|Japanese|Thai|Southeast Asian|African American/Black|Native Hawaiian|
  • School (College): |Accredited School of Nursing|
  • Major: Study |Nursing|Pediatric Nursing|
  • competition 2.0
  • effort level 5.0
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  • 500 - 5,000
  • 1 award
  • Apr-1-2019
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +3 More
  • Ethnicity: Be |Native American|Asian|Pacific Islander|Hispanic|African American/Black|
  • Residence: Live in |United States|Michigan|
  • School (College): |Accredited Law School|
  • competition 2.0
  • effort level 4.5
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  • 500 - 5,000
  • 1 award
  • Apr-1-2019
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +2 More
  • Ethnicity: Be |Native American|Asian|Pacific Islander|Hispanic|African American/Black|
  • Residence: Live in |Michigan|
  • School (College): |Accredited Law School|
  • competition 2.0
  • effort level 4.0
Jackie Klinesteker Minority Scholarship Grand Rapids Community Foundation
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  • 500 - 5,000
  • 1 award
  • Apr-1-2019
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +2 More
  • Ethnicity: Be |Native American|Asian|Pacific Islander|Hispanic|African American/Black|
  • Residence: Live in |Michigan|West Michigan, MI|
  • School (College): |Accredited College or University|
  • competition 2.0
  • effort level 4.5
Josephine Forman Scholarship General Commission on Archives and History, The United Methodist Church
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  • 10,000
  • 1 award
  • Feb-28-2019
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +2 More
  • Ethnicity: Be |Native American|Asian|Pacific Islander|Hispanic|African American/Black|
  • Residence: Live in |United States|
  • Major: Study |Archival Science|
  • competition 1.5
  • effort level 5.0
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  • 3,045
  • 1 award
  • June 2019
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +3 More
  • Ethnicity: Be |Native American|Pacific Islander|Hispanic|Alaska Native|African American/Black|Native Hawaiian|
  • Residence: |Permanent U.S. Resident|Lawfully present in the United States|
  • School (College): Attend a college in |Missouri|
  • competition 1.0
  • effort level 5.0
AISES Intel Scholarship American Indian Science and Engineering Society
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  • 5,000 - 10,000
  • 1 award
  • May 2019
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +2 More
  • Ethnicity: Be |Native American|Pacific Islander|Alaska Native|
  • Organization: American Indian Science and Engineering Society (Professional Organization)
  • School (College): |Four-year|Accredited College|Accredited University|
  • competition 1.0
  • effort level 5.0
NWSA Women of Color Caucus-Frontiers Student Essay Award National Women's Studies Association (NWSA)
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  • 500
  • 1 award
  • May 2019
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS:
  • Ethnicity: Be |Native American|Pacific Islander|Hispanic|Alaska Native|African American/Black|Middle East Asian|Asian-American|
  • Organization: National Women's Studies Association (Professional Organization)
  • Age / Grade Level: |Graduate Student|
  • competition 1.0
  • effort level 4.5
APIASF /TAAP (a toyota giving circle) Scholarship Asian & Pacific Islander American Scholarship Fund
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  • 2,500
  • 1 award
  • n/a
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +3 More
  • Ethnicity: Be |Asian|Pacific Islander|
  • Residence: Live in |United States|Southern California|
  • School (College): |Accredited College|Accredited University|
  • competition 2.5
  • effort level 2.0
APIASF /Darden Restaurants Foundation Scholarship Asian & Pacific Islander American Scholarship Fund
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  • 2,500
  • 2 awards
  • n/a
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +2 More
  • Ethnicity: Be |Asian|Pacific Islander|
  • School (K-12): Attend a school in |Washington, DC|Los Angeles, CA|San Francisco, CA|Detroit, MI|
  • Residence: Live in |Philadelphia, PA|Chicago, IL|Cleveland, OH|Atlanta, GA|Boston, MA|Houston, TX|New York, NY|Orlando, FL|Pittsburgh, PA|Tampa, FL|Dallas, TX|Denver, CO|Phoenix, AZ|Salt Lake City, UT|San Antonio, TX|Seattle, WA|Jacksonville, MS|Miami/Ft. Lauderdale, FL|Nashville, TX| as a |Legal U.S. Resident|
  • competition 2.5
  • effort level 2.0
APIASF /Coca-Cola Foundation Scholarship Asian & Pacific Islander American Scholarship Fund
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  • 2,500
  • 1 award
  • n/a
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +3 More
  • Ethnicity: Be |Asian|Pacific Islander|
  • Residence: Live in |United States| as a |Permanent Legal U.S. Resident|
  • School (College): |U.S. accredited 4-year university|
  • competition 2.5
  • effort level 2.0
APIASF /Fedex Scholarship Asian & Pacific Islander American Scholarship Fund
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  • 2,500
  • 1 award
  • n/a
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +4 More
  • Ethnicity: Be |Asian|Pacific Islander|
  • Residence: Live in |United States| as a |Permanent Legal U.S. Resident|
  • School (College): |Accredited College|Accredited University|
  • competition 2.0
  • effort level 2.0
MAC-AIChE Scholarship American Institute of Chemical Engineers
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  • 1,000 - 1,500
  • 1 award
  • n/a
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS:
  • Ethnicity: Be |Native American|Pacific Islander|Hispanic|Alaska Native|African American/Black|
  • Major: Study |Engineering|Science|
  • Age / Grade Level: |College|Incoming College Freshman|
  • competition 2.0
  • effort level 1.5
APIASF General Scholarship Asian & Pacific Islander American Scholarship Fund
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  • 2,500
  • 1 award
  • n/a
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +1 More
  • Ethnicity: Be |Asian|Pacific Islander|
  • Residence: |Legal U.S. Resident|
  • School (College): |US Accredited College or University|
  • competition 2.0
  • effort level 5.0
APIASF /Frances Sonn Nam Memorial Scholarship Asian & Pacific Islander American Scholarship Fund
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  • 4,000
  • 1 award
  • n/a
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +3 More
  • Ethnicity: Be |Asian|Pacific Islander|
  • Residence: |Legal U.S. Resident|
  • School (College): |US Accredited Institution|Four-year|
  • competition 2.0
  • effort level 2.0
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  • n/a
  • 1 award
  • Jan-15-2019
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +2 More
  • Ethnicity: Be |Native American|Asian / Asian American / Pacific Islander|Pacific Islander|Hispanic|African American/Black|
  • Residence: |Permanent U.S. Resident|
  • School (College): |APA-accredited doctoral program|
  • competition 2.0
  • effort level 5.0
Multicultural Scholarship Program National Association for Campus Activities
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  • n/a
  • 4 awards
  • Mar-31-2019
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS:
  • Ethnicity: Be |Native American|Pacific Islander|Hispanic|African American/Black|Asian-American|
  • Citizenship: |U.S. Citizen|
  • Age / Grade Level: |Graduate Student|College|
  • competition 1.5
  • effort level 4.0
APIASF /NBCuniversal Scholarship Asian & Pacific Islander American Scholarship Fund
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  • 2,500
  • 1 award
  • n/a
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +3 More
  • Ethnicity: Be |Asian|Pacific Islander|
  • Residence: |Legal U.S. Resident|
  • School (College): |US Accredited College or University|
  • competition 1.5
  • effort level 2.0
APIASF /Target Scholarship Asian & Pacific Islander American Scholarship Fund
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  • 2,500
  • 1 award
  • n/a
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +3 More
  • Ethnicity: Be |Asian|Pacific Islander|
  • Residence: |Legal U.S. Resident|
  • School (College): |US Accredited College or University|
  • competition 1.5
  • effort level 2.0
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