( Click here to download the JAAA scholarship application form)

Program Overview:

The Jacksonville Asian American Alliance (JAAA) College Scholarship Program recognizes academic excellence, extracurricular activities and community involvement among high school seniors planning to pursue a baccalaureate degree at an accredited four-year college or university in the United States. This year, the program will choose four scholars who will be awarded $500 each towards college costs.


  1. Must be a resident of Duval, Clay, Nassau, Baker, and St. Johns Counties for at least 6 months.
  2. Must be a US legal resident.
  3. Must be accepted at a four-year college or university.
  4. GPA of 3.5 or higher.
  5. Must be of Asian descent.


  1. Complete and submit Application Form.
  2. Submit letter of acceptance to a four-year college or university.
  3. Submit two letters of recommendation from individuals who are familiar with applicant's character and achievement.
  4. Submit high school transcript and SAT or ACT scores.

Deadline for Submitting Applications:

April 20, 2012 (must be postmarked by 4/20/12)

Click here to download the JAAA scholarship application form

Notification of Finalists: May 4, 2012
Presentation of Awards: Scholar's School Awards Banquet