Diversity Resource Guide - Asian-American/Pacific Islander Students

Clubs (for meeting times and locations, visit HSU’s Clubs and Activities Site at www.humboldt.edu/clubs 


Student Scholarships and Other Funding Opportunities

  • Asian & Pacific Islander American Scholarship Fund: a listing of scholarships for Asian and Pacific Islander students.

  • Asian Women In Business Scholarship (AWIB): the AWIB Scholarship encourages and promotes exceptional Asian female students who have demonstrated scholarship, leadership, community service and/or entrepreneurship. Six scholarships of $2,500 each.

  • Conference on Asian Pacific American Leadership Scholarship Program: Awards $2,000-$4,000 to outstanding Asian Pacific American college students who will be serving in unpaid public service summer internships (non-profit or government) in the Washington, DC area.


Faith Organizations



  • Chinese Studies Minor

  • Courses

    • ES 109/CHIN 109: Introduction to Chinese Studies

    • HIST 107: East Asian History to 1644

    • HIST 108: East Asian Civilization Since 1644

    • HIST 329: Imperial China

    • HIST 338: Modern Chinese History

    • HIST 339: Modern Japanese History


Local Markets/Stores/Restaurants/Businesses


Events Calendar

  • September

    • Autumn Moon Festival: An event designed to build community and share Chinese culture. (Coordinated by: Chinese Students Scholars Association (CSSA) and the MultiCultural Center www.humboldt.edu/multicultural (707) 826-3364)

  • January/February

    • Lunar New Year Celebration: an annual celebration of the new year, which weaves customs from countries across Asia, including traditional New Year’s treats. (Coordinated by: MultiCultural Center, Asian Pacific American Student Alliance, Chinese Student Scholar Association, and Global Connections Club www.humboldt.edu/multicultural (707) 826-3364)

    • International Cultural Festival: an annual event that celebrates cultures worldwide. Includes traditional foods, live music and dance performances, and displays of cultural items. (Coordinated by: International Center, Office of Extended Education, and Global Connections Club internaitonal@humboldt.edu www.humboldt.edu/iew (707) 826-4142)

  • March

Social Justice Summit: the Social Justice Summit is a 2-day event that promotes social change through workshops, discussions, speaker panels, and presentations. Academic credit available. Coordinated by: MultiCultural Center www.humboldt.edu/multicultural (707) 826-3364)