Higher Education Summit Series
As a part of the APIASF Higher Education Summit series, the Asian & Pacific Islander American Scholarship Fund hosts an annual event every June at the Ronald Reagan Building and International Trade Center in Washington, DC. This forum brings together a group of multicultural political leaders, higher education researchers and administrators, representatives from the private and government sectors, community organizations, foundations, and students, to generate an active dialogue on the most significant issues impacting the Asian American and Pacific Islander (AAPI) community.
2015 Higher Education Summit Update
On June 23, 2015, the Asian & Pacific Islander American Scholarship Fund (APIASF) will host its annual Higher Education Summit around the theme, Ensuring AAPI Student Success: Prospering in America's Future Workforce, at the Ronald Reagan Building and International Trade Center in Washington, D.C.
Please visit the event's microsite for additional details at http://summit.apiasf.org.
2012 Higher Education Summit
Highlights of the event include presentations of and information regarding emerging research by the National Commission on Asian American and Pacific Islander Research in Education (CARE), panels focused on higher education for AAPI students, networking opportunities, and a special reception to recognize the work of initiative leaders in the AAPI community. The Higher Education Summit had become an integral part of APIASF's efforts to help increase access to higher education and the overall academic success of both AAPI and other minority students. This annual event to highlights the unique educational experiences of AAPI students and their needs as a community – which should be part of all policy dialogues in national education agenda-making toward a more inclusive and educated nation.
To see highlights from past events please click on the links below.