Asian & Pacific Islander - Victor Okada Scholarship

The Victor Okada Scholarship is funded by Cal Poly Pomona alum, Victor Okada and family. Each year, a committee from the Asian Pacific Faculty, Staff, and Student Association (APFSSA) will select one student who has demonstrated involvement in the APISC. Students chosen for this award will receive $300 to help cover college fees and living expenses.

This award is for the 2023-2024 academic year

  • Undergraduate and Graduate Students may apply
  • Open to all majors
  • GPA must be greater than or equal to 3.0
  • Students MUST be enrolled full-time for both semesters for the upcoming academic year 2022/2023
  • International students, DACA students, and others are eligible to apply
  • Answer supplemental essay question

For questions regarding this opportunity, please contact the Asian & Pacific Islander Student Center at

2023-2024, Asian & Pacific Islander, Open to International Students
Supplemental Questions
  1. 500 word max – Describe what community means to you and the role of community in your journey as a student. Discuss your involvement in the Asian & Pacific Islander Student Center throughout your time at Cal Poly Pomona.