Top Scholarships and Financial Aid Programs For Students, Teachers and Parents

Top Scholarships and Financial Aid for Students, Parents and Teachers

Against The Grain Groundbreaker Leadership Scholarship

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Against The Grain Groundbreaker Leadership Scholarship is open to Asian-American college seniors and graduate students who have exhibited exemplary leadership that is and changing lives in the Asian-American community. The scholarship is open to students of all majors.

Applicants must be a high school senior, a college senior enrolled full-time at an accredited U.S. four-year college/university or a graduate student enrolled at an accredited U.S. graduate program who will be enrolled in an accredited college/university for the upcoming academic calendar year. They must be of at least 50 percent Asian and/or Pacific Islander ethnicity.

Candidates must have a GPA of 3.5 or above. To apply, students must submit a video presentation showcasing their work and qualifications. Videos will be judged on content, creativity and execution. Scholarship recipients will be chosen based on their video, academic excellence, leadership and community service, letters of recommendation, and interview.

Against The Grain Productions (ATG) is a nonprofit organization that promotes leadership, positive identity, unity and artistry in the Asian American community. The organization was founded by Tammy Nguyen Lee and is located in Dallas, Texas. 

The deadline for this scholarship is usually in MAY of each year, and the award amount is usually $1,500.

For more details, visit www.againstthegrainproductions.com/groundbreaker-leadership-scholarship/