Asian Pacific Islander American Scholarship Fund – deadline approaching

While many people overlook the needs of AAPI students and mistakenly assume that all AAPI students are financially well-off and high-achieving academically, the truth is that many AAPI groups experience some of the lowest high school graduation and college degree attainment rates in America. Additionally, nearly half of AAPIs enrolled in higher education are attending … Continue reading Asian Pacific Islander American Scholarship Fund – deadline approaching

CAPAL project challenges the stereotypes: “…but Asian Pacific Americans are not in the _____ career field…”

CAPAL (Conference on Asian Pacific American Leadership)’s 2013 interns launched a community action project to raise the visibility of Asian Pacific American leaders. InspiringAPA showcases a variety of Asian Pacific American professionals’ career paths and their bicultural perspectives. The website aims to counter widespread misrepresentation and underexposure of Asian Pacific Americans. Several APAEA members are … Continue reading CAPAL project challenges the stereotypes: “…but Asian Pacific Americans are not in the _____ career field…”