Scholarships

The Pan Asian Student Services Program recognizes and nurtures student leaders. Each year scholarships are awarded to students who have demonstrated qualities of leadership, volunteer-ism and civic engagement.  Applications are available in February of each year.

ASIA Leadership Award (Augsburg Scholarship)

The ASIA Leadership Award recognizes returning students of Asian descent and/or student who have participated, demonstrated record of and/or potential for leadership and awareness within the Asian and Asian Pacific Islander American community.  Students who are eligible and awarded will receive a $2,500 annual, renewable award for up to 3 years. Ten (10) scholarships are awarded annually.

  • To be eligible, you must meet the following criteria:
    1.Must be enrolled full time and completed as least 1 full semester at Augsburg.
    2.Must be a sophomore. (Note: this scholarship is only for Sophomores & Juniors.)
    3.Have a GPA of 2.0 or higher.
    4.Maintain satisfactory academic progress as defined in the Augsburg College catalog.
    5.If awarded, must serve as a mentor.

Grace Jewel Jensen Buster Memorial Scholarship

One time award ($500-$600)- One scholarship awarded annually to a student of Asian descent and/or have participated, demonstrated record of and/or potential for leadership and awareness within the Asian and/or Asian Pacific Islander American community.

  • To be eligible, you must meet the following criteria:
    1.Must be enrolled full time for Fall Semester 2009.
    2.Must be sophomore, junior or senior by Fall Semester 2009.
    3.Must have a GPA of 3.0 or higher.
    4.Maintain satisfactory academic progress as defined in the Augsburg College catalog.

Marilyn Peterson Memorial Scholarship

One time award ($300-$400) – One scholarship awarded annually to a student of Asian descent and/or have participated, demonstrated record of and/or potential for leadership and awareness within the Asian and/or Asian Pacific Islander American community.

  • To be eligible, you must meet the following criteria:
    1.Must be enrolled full time for Fall Semester.
    2.Have GPA of 2.0 or higher.
    3.Maintain satisfactory academic progress as defined in the Augsburg College catalog.

APIA Scholarship Directory

2009-2011 National Directory of Scholarships,Internships, and Fellowships for Asian American and Pacific Islander Students (PDF)