Kao Kalio Yang Scholarship

Awarded By:

Asian Pacific Community Fund (APCF)

Number of Awards & Eligibility: Five awards available
In order to qualify, students must meet the following criteria:
  1. Must be blood descendants of Hmong race or ethnically identified as Hmong American (with citizenship or as a permanent resident)
  2. Must be residents of California counties of Los Angeles or Orange
  3. Must plan to attend a U.S. Accredited 4-Year College/University or a Community College and will be enrolled as a freshman
  4. Must have a minimum cumulative unweighted high school GPA of 2.8

In order to qualify, students must meet the following criteria:

Description: APCF was founded in 1990 by API community leaders in response to the need for alternative funding for Los Angeles-based nonprofit organizations serving API communities. Since 2011, APCF has partnered with donors such as local companies and family foundations to offer scholarship programs to financially assist students in their pursuit of higher education.

Application requirements for the Kao Kalio Yang Scholarship are:

  • Essay
  • Interview
  • Recommendation letter
  • Application form
  • Official Transcript
Additional Information: Applicants must be blood descendants of Hmong race or ethnically identified as Hmong American (with citizenship or as a permanent resident).

Award Amount: Chosen applicants will receive $5,000  The total dollars awarded for this scholarship is $25,000.

Deadline Information:

Deadline for this scholarship is Monday, April 3, 2023

Deadline Information:

Deadline for this scholarship is Monday, April 3, 2023

All applications and supporting materials must be submitted by the listed deadline. No late submissions will be accepted. Award notifications will be announced on June 30th
About Asian Pacific Community Fund (APCF):
Contact Information: Calena Ang, Scholarships Intern
Address: 1145 Wilshire Blvd. Suite 105 Los Angeles, California 90017

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