AASC Scholarships, Fellowships, Grants, & Prizes:

For more information, please contact:

Meg Malpaya Thornton
External Relations Coordinator
Asian American Studies Center
Address: 2239 Campbell Hall
Telephone: 310/825-1006


The Hillary Rodham Clinton Award For Peace & Reconciliation – Deadline: January 18th, 2019 Friday

THE HILLARY RODHAM CLINTON AWARD FOR PEACE AND RECONCILIATION Queen’s University Clinton Award Marking the honorary graduation of Hillary Clinton from Queen’s two weeks ago, the University has launched an MA award in her name. The award will provide a full tuition-fee waiver to an exceptional female student from the USA who wishes to pursue […]


Become an AmeriCorps VISTA member with APCF! – Deadline: Rolling Bases

Make a tangible difference for LA’s API communities and individuals dealing with some of our nation’s biggest challenges: poverty, inequity, homelessness, and lack of access to education. VISTA members help to build the capacity of organizations by serving full-time for one full year at a community organization (nonprofit, college/university, local government office, etc.). AmeriCorps VISTA […]


Funded Opportunity: Presenting Global Data in Creative Formats – Deadline: October 30th 2018 11.59pm.

The WORLD Policy Analysis Center (WORLD)is looking for a visually-minded and creative student (graduate or undergraduate) to design and develop new forms of data visualization. Formats include: infographics, animation, video production, etc. Pay rate of the selected candidate will be commensurate on experience.   Deadline for applications is October 30th 2018 11.59pm.   Please share […]

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UCLA McNair Research Scholars Program- Deadline: Wednesday, November 15, 2018 by 4pm

UCLA McNair Research Scholars Program Application due: Wednesday, November 15, 2018 by 4pm   Program Overview: The UCLA McNair Research Scholars Program is a two-year research intensive program that prepares undergraduate students to apply to the best graduate programs in the country and excel in graduate school while pursuing a Ph.D.   During their two […]


2019-20 Call for Applications – UC President’s Postdoctoral Fellowship Program- DEADLINE: November 1, 2018

University of California PRESIDENT’S POSTDOCTORAL FELLOWSHIP PROGRAM CALL FOR APPLICATIONS THE PROGRAM. The University of California President’s Postdoctoral Fellowship Program was established in 1984 to encourage outstanding women and minority Ph.D. recipients to pursue academic careers at the University of California. The current program offers postdoctoral research fellowships and faculty mentoring to outstanding scholars in all […]


2019-2020 Archival Research for Documentary Film

INTERNSHIP/INDEPENDENT STUDY 2018-19: ARCHIVAL RESEARCH FOR DOCUMENTARY FILM   ASIA AM 195 (undergraduate internship) ASIA AM 596 (graduate independent study)   Learn about the archival process of documentary filmmaking through hands-on research for a television series on Asian American history in an independent study with Professor Renee Tajima-Peña.   Students will work with the professional […]

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Rotary Global Grants Scholarship Program- Deadline: December 7, 2018

Please join the Westwood Village Rotary Club at UCLA Career Center on Wednesday, October 10, 5:30-6:30pm, as UCLA Alum Christopher Bradford will provide an overview and tips for applying to the Rotary Global Grants Scholarship Program. This scholarship offers UCLA graduates up to $30,000 for non-degree graduate study and community services projects abroad in 2019-2020.  UCLA students from all majors and […]

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James C. Gaither Junior Fellows- Deadline: Friday, November 2, 2018

The UCLA campus may nominate up to two individuals for the James C. Gaither Junior Fellows program (formerly the Carnegie Junior Fellows Program). The UCLA campus application is November 2, 2018. The  campus selection committee has a deadline to submit nominees to Carnegie by January 15, 2019.  There are 400 participating colleges and institutions and […]

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German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD) Study/Research Grants- Deadline: Monday, October 15, 2018 @ 4:00 pm

The German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD) Study/Research Grants provide qualified students and recent graduates the opportunity to complete a program of additional studies, conduct independent study, or complete a master’s or doctoral degree in Germany.   Please forward this announcement to your graduate students, graduating undergraduate seniors, and postdoctoral scholars. The campus deadline for the […]