The WMAAA Scholarship Program is intended to champion Asian American high school seniors and college students who intend to pursue further education in West Michigan.
WMAAA will select up to 5 Asian American scholars and volunteers to receive a $1500 scholarship.
All interested applicants, including those who were not selected for financial support, will be offered the opportunity to access mentorship from a local Asian professional.
The WMAAA is seeking Asian American scholars and volunteers with academic achievements and/or community involvement from local West Michigan high schools, colleges and vocational programs to apply for the scholarship.
Applicants will submit:
A resume (include high school / college name, major and GPA
A proposal to address a local community need (a maximum of two-page, double-spaced)
An essay related to their personal experiences of diversity and/or volunteerism in their community (a maximum of two-page, double-spaced)
Special consideration for applicants with financial need will be prioritized.
Please visit the WMAAA website to submit an application by March 1, 2023. (https://www.wm-aaa.org/scholarship-registration/)
Recipients will be notified by the WMAAA Scholarship Committee of selections by March 17, 2023.