FAPAC Scholarship Endowment Fund
Distinguished Public Service Scholarship
The FAPAC Distinguished Public Service Scholarship Endowment Fund, Inc. is a non-profit organization that promotes the recognition of Asian American Pacific Islanders (AAPIs) students who are interested in public service and has made contributions to foster diversity and inclusion in the AAPI community.
For many years, FAPAC has awarded a number of scholarships and internships to AAPI college students who exhibit excellent academic achievement as well as demonstrated a continuous effort to foster diversity and community service to the AAPI community.
Beginning in 2013, the award is given out on a rotational basis, to honor three distinguished AAPI pioneers and role models whose dedication and efforts in public service have opened the doors for many others.
The 2018 FAPAC Endowment Fund Scholarship award will be given in honor of Secretary Elaine L. Chao, to one (1) student during the annual FAPAC National Leadership Training Program. The scholarship recipient will receive a stipend of $5,000 towards his or her education.
Submission Deadline: February 28, 2018
Point of Contact: firstname.lastname@example.org
Interested students can visit the FAPAC website at www.fapac.org/scholarship to learn more about FAPAC and its activities.
Evaluation Process1. The Award Committee will comprise of a Panel of Judges to review the application and will use the following evaluation criteria set forth below. Each Criteria will be rated equally as 50 points each, equals to 100%.
3. Once the selection of the scholarship winner is approved, the Committee Chair will notify the awardee via email in a formal letter of invitation to attend that is signed by the FAPAC President. The invitation will include a one (1) complimentary dinner ticket to attend the Award Ceremony but it does not include travel expenses for the awardee. If the awardee wishes to purchase additional dinner tickets, this can be done by contacting the Award Committee Chair to purchase additional tickets for additional attendees.
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The FAPAC Distinguished Public Service Scholarship Endowment Fund, Inc. is a non-profit organization that promotes the recognition of Asian Pacific American students who is interested in public service and has made contributions to foster diversity and inclusion in the AAPI community. Fill out the below form to show your support and donate to the Scholarship Fund!
|Year||Winner||Major||School||In Honor Of|
|2013||Cindy Dinh||Juris Doctor &
Master in Public Administration
|University of California, Berkeley &
Kennedy School of Government, Harvard University
|Congressman Dalip Singh Saund|
|2014||Mary June Flores||Master of Public Policy &
Master of Public Health
|Goldman School of Public Policy/University of California, Berkeley
School of Public Health/University of California, Berkeley
|Secretary Norman Y. Mineta|
|2015||James H. Lau||Biology & Chemistry||Hampden-Sydney College, Virginia||Secretary Elaine L. Chao|
|2016||Nitisha Baronia||Business Administration & Political Science||University of California, Berkeley||Congressman Dalip Singh Saund|
University of Seattle, Washington
|Secretary Norman Y. Mineta|
|2018||Secretary Elaine L. Chao|