Tuesday, July 24, 2012

Asian Women in Business Scholarship

The Asian Women In Business Scholarship encourages and promotes exceptional Asian female students who have demonstrated scholarship, leadership, community service and/ or entrepreneurship.

Amount:  $2,500

Deadline:  October 1, 2012


Asian women (50% Asian) who fulfill the following criteria will be considered:
  1. Asian or Pacific Islander ancestry (includes those who can trace their ancestry from Bangladesh, Bhutan, Cambodia, China, India, Indonesia, Japan, Korea, Laos, Malaysia, Mongolia, Myanmar, Nepal, Philippines, Pakistan, Singapore, Sri Lanka, Taiwan, Thailand, and Vietnam)
  2. Enrolled full-time in an accredited 4-year undergraduate institution in the US, at the time of application and award
  3. Maintain a minimum 3.0 GPA at the time of application
  4. Provide the most recent college transcript; semi-finalists will be asked to provide the most recent official transcript
  5. U.S. citizen or a permanent resident of the U.S.
  6. Have one or more of the following: (a) a leadership role in a community endeavor or (b) a record of entrepreneurial achievement (e.g. founded your own business) 
For further information (FAQ):  http://bit.ly/O2m20M

Send application to:
Asian Women In Business
42 Broadway, Suite 1748 
New York, NY 10004

If you have additional questions not covered by the FAQ, please send  an email at scholarship@awib.org.


  1. I have all the criteria's but Im not an US resident. Im from Bangladesh..Am I still eligible for this?

  2. Hello Raisa,

    As long as you are a full time student in the U.S., and meet the other criteria, you are eligible. You don't have to be a U.S. citizen.