Asian & Pacific Islander - Sean Yu & James Miyasaka Scholarship

The Sean Yu & James Miyasaka Award is funded by Cal Poly Pomona alumni, Sean Yu and James Miyasaka to promote access to higher education and ease the transition to and through college and to create future leaders within the Cal Poly Pomona community. 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 $500 to help cover college fees and living expenses.

This award is for the 2023-2024 academic year

  • All undergraduate and graduate students may apply
  • Open to all majors
  • International students, DACA students, and others are eligible to apply
  • Answer supplemental essay questions

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.