Jobs, Scholarships, Programs

Listed below are job opportunities and scholarships that are available to students at Northeastern. This page highlights opportunities that are particularly relevant to those interested in Asian American issues, or general matters concerning race and ethnicity. As new opportunities develop, we will do our best to update this page with pertinent information.


Each year, the Asian American Center offers a number of work study and non-work study positions for undergraduate students.


For detailed information about any of the scholarships and grant opportunities listed below, please contact the organizations affiliated with each program. Website links are provided whenever possible.

Asian American Journalists Association
AAJA awards scholarships to undergraduate and graduate students who display sensitivity to Asian American and Pacific Islander issues, show commitment to the field of journalism, journalistic and scholastic ability, and financial need. For more information visit the AAJA website at

Asian & Pacific Islander Scholarship Fund
APIASF is committed to seeing that all Asian and Pacific Islander Americans who wish to pursue higher education have that opportunity. For more information and the scholarship application, please visit

Asian/Pacific American Association for Advancement at AT&T (4a)
The Asian/Pacific American Association for Advancement at AT&T scholarship program was developed for continuous development and attainment of higher education goals. For more information on this scholarship program or for application materials, visit

National Association of Asian American Professionals ­ Boston
The NAAAP is dedicated to finding and awarding highly motivated graduating high schools students in search of higher education. For more information please refer to their website at

Organization of Chinese Americans
OCA offers many scholarships to the Asian Pacific American community such as the Avon Scholarship, the UPS Gold Mountain Scholarship, the Verizon Scholarship, the Gates Millennium Scholarship, and the AXA Achievement Scholarship. They are known as the leading organization in administering scholarships for APA students. For detailed information about the scholarships and the application forms, please visit their website at

For other local and national scholarship opportunities, please visit the sites below to continue your search:

The College Board
College Scholarship Search
FASTWEB Scholarship Search
FinAid! The SmartStudent Guide to Financial Aid
Higher Education Information Center
Peterson's Education Center
Yahoo Financial Aid Search