Nakatani Asian American Studies Scholarship

The scholarship is designed for any students of any major who have demonstrated a commitment and potential for leadership in the Asian American community.

The scholarship is open to:

  • Major: Open
  • Freshmen, Sophomores, Juniors, Seniors, Classified and Unclassified Graduate
  • Minumum GPA is 2.5
  • Full-time at the time of award
  • Student must meet with an Asian American Studies advisor and A community mentor during the academic year of the scholarship.

Ethnic Studies Department: Asian American Studies
Supplemental Questions
  1. Are you interested in connecting with an Asian American Studies Advisors and a community mentor during the academic year.
  2. Have you taken at least one Asian American Studies course in a prior semester, or are you planning to take a course in the upcoming semester?
  3. Please write an essay of 1-2 pages addressing your background, achievements, leadership abilities, and community involvement.
  4. Please include a letter from a Sacramento State faculty member, administrator, advisor, or a community leader in which he/she provides an evaluation of your academic achievements and promise of academic success as well as your service and contribution to the department, college, university, and/or the community at large.