NAAAP NY Future Leaders Scholarship

NAAAP Future Leaders Scholarship Fund (300dpi)Future Leader ScholarshipWelcome to the NAAAP-NY Future Leaders Scholarship Fund. Since 1982, NAAAP has aimed to foster leadership and contributed meaningfully to its local community. Our goal goes beyond the monetary aspect of the award as NAAAP continues to offer support and resources to develop effective leaders in their career, industry and community. 




Through the NAAAP-NY Future Leaders Scholarship, NAAAP-NY would like to recognize the outstanding academic, extracurricular, community service, and career development achievements ofhree (3) high school students. Each award recipient will receive a $2,500 scholarship for use towards college expenses. 

  • Be of Asian and/or Pacific Islander ethnicity as defined by the U.S. Census
  • Be a citizen, national, or legal permanent resident of the U.S. or a citizen of the U.S. Freely Associated States.
  • Be a current high school senior in the New York metropolitan area and will enroll as a full-time student in a degree-seeking program at a four-year institution in Fall 2016. Must have a minimum GPA of 3.0 out of 4.0.

Consideration for the scholarship involves an application that must be submitted by March 20, 2016, and an invitation-only final round interview in May 2016.  The application consists of four (4) parts:

  • Applicant information
  • Essay
  • Transcript and resume
  • List of references

Application must be submitted to If you have any questions, please reach out to

Download application in PDF or Word Document:

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Past Scholars

To read about the 2015 NAAAP-NY Future Leaders Scholarship Fund recipients, click here.

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Today, time is one of our most cherished possessions. Why not use your time and talents to help current high school students get funding for college? As a member of the NAAAP-NY Scholarship committee you will not only join a family of dedicated and caring individuals but you will use your abilities to positively influence someone’s future. Different teams focus on various initiatives ranging from reaching out to NGO’s and event planning to providing high level analytics. Get involved today!

Future Leader Scholarship Support

Your support for student scholarships allows NAAAP-NY to recognize outstanding leadership, encourage academic excellence and offer support to deserving students, enabling them to pursue their educational and career goals.
Gifts to the NAAAP-NY Future Leaders Scholarship Fund will make dream possible to for our scholars. Join us, and participate in our movement.