ERIC Number: ED410821
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1997-Jul
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Financial Aid for Asian Americans, 1997-99. First Edition.
Schlachter, Gail Ann; Weber, R. David
This directory contains information on programs open primarily or exclusively to Asian Americans including scholarships, fellowships, loans, grants, awards, internships, state sources of educational benefits, and general financial aid directories for minorities. The directory is divided into six sections. Within sections, each entry lists program title, address and telephone number, purpose, eligibility, financial data, duration, special features, limitations, number awarded each year, and deadline for application. Entries related to more than one section appear in each relevant section. The first section describes 236 scholarships to support undergraduate education in the United States. The second section describes 221 fellowships for graduate, postgraduate, or postdoctoral level study. The third section describes 33 loan programs and the fourth section describes 343 grant programs. The fifth section lists 210 internships or work experience programs. The sixth section is an annotated bibliography of 61 resources about financial aid. Indexes are included by: program title, sponsoring organization, residency, tenability (geographic locations where programs may be used), subject, and calendar deadlines. (Contains 61 references.) (JLS)
Descriptors: Asian American Students, Asian Americans, Awards, Eligibility, Ethnic Groups, Fellowships, Financial Support, Graduate Study, Grants, Higher Education, Information Sources, Internship Programs, Minority Groups, Paying for College, Reference Materials, Scholarships, Student Financial Aid, Student Loan Programs, Undergraduate Study, Work Experience Programs
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