ASIAN AMERICAN association OF ALHAMBRA

Scholarship

Every year, the Asian American Association gives out 1 scholarship to a 12th grade student planning to pursue post-secondary education from one of the Alhambra Unified School District high schools - Alhambra High School, Century/Independence High School, Mark Keppel High School, and San Gabriel High School.  In addition, we offer scholarships to graduating 8th grade students from our Alhambra Unified Elementary Schools (winners chosen from site admin).

We welcome all eligible students to apply for our annual senior scholarship.  Eligible students are all AUSD seniors who will be enrolled in a post-secondary institution Fall 2020.  Students must present proof of registration at an educational institution after graduating from high school. 

 

Eligibility:  
All seniors who will be enrolled in a post-secondary institution Fall 2020 are eligible for this scholarship.  Students must present proof of registration at an educational institution after graduating from high school. 

 

ESSAY PROMPT: Tell us about a time when you faced a challenging situation. What were the circumstances? How did you respond to the challenge? What lessons did you learn that you can utilize in the future? * (No more than 350 words)

 

Due Date:  Saturday, December 7, 2019 at 11:59 p.m.
Notification of Recipient: no later than Wednesday, January 15, 2020
Awards Banquet: Friday, February 7, 2020 - scholarship winner must be present at the banquet

 

Past Winners

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

2018

Ivan Ho (AHS)

Amber Molina (CHS)

Amy Uthenpong (MKHS)

Shelly Chen (SGHS)

 

2017

QiWen Li (AHS)
Natalie Carpio (CHS)
Kenneth Tiet (MKHS)
Karina Matias (SGHS)

 

2016

Betty La (AHS)
Kristina Perez (IHS)
Jason Xian (MKHS)
Michael Lam (SGHS)