UCONN Asian American Cultural Center Endowment Fund Scholarship
Established in 2012 through an initial gift from the Slate Family: George, Laurel, Victoria (’07),
and Rebeccah (’11), these scholarships recognize a UConn undergraduate’s active
involvement with AsACC programs, demonstrated leadership in Asian/Asian American student
organizations, and/or demonstrated involvement in an Asian American initiative, research
project or community cause within the State of Connecticut. The $1000 scholarships are
renewable for 4 years or until undergraduate graduation, but may extend to graduate studies at
UConn, whichever comes first, provided all criteria are met each year.
ISA (Indian Students Association) Memorial Fund Scholarship
This scholarship, originally created by Prof. Devendra Kalonia and Shilpa Radia, provides
financial support to an undergraduate or graduate UConn student who has made an
outstanding contribution to intercultural understanding. This is a one-time award of $1000 to
the applicant who best fulfills the criteria demands.
AMP (Asiantation Mentor Program) Mentor of the Year
Every spring AMP honors the AMP mentor whose involvement with AsACC and whose
demonstrated excellence in mentoring and leadership have been noteworthy and exemplary.
A one-time award of $250 is given provided all criteria are met.
AMP (Asiantation Mentor Program) Mentee of the Year
Every spring AMP honors the AMP mentee whose involvement with AsACC has been
noteworthy and who demonstrates a potential for leadership roles. A one-time award of $250
is given provided all criteria are met.