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About AAREA Scholarship

AAREA scholarship program is funded by Asian American Real Estate Association to recognize and assist outstanding high school graduates of Asian American to reduce financial burdens for college. Scholarship award is selected based on financial need, academic achievement, and community involvement. The recipient will be awarded a total of $1,500.


1. At least one parent must be an American citizen of Asian descent.
2. Parent(s) or guardian(s) must be AAREA member(s) with good standing minimum of one year.
3. Recipient must be a U.S. high school graduating seniors or college student.
4. Recipient must have a minimum GPA of 3.5 on a 4.0 weighted scale.
5. Recipient will enroll in an accredited U.S. college full-time for the entire academic year 2020- 2021.
6. Recipient must demonstrate financial need for college tuition, book & supplies and expenses.
7. Previous award recipients are not eligible.

Documents Required

1. A completed AAREA Scholarship application form.
2. Copy of official high school transcript.
3. Two letters of recommendation from teachers, counselors, and/or other advisors.
4. An essay with maximum of 500 words stating why you should be awarded our scholarship. Please include:

• Financial need for this scholarship for educational purpose.
• Personal and academic achievements. Give specific examples.
• Academic plans and career goals. Give specific examples.
• Past and current involvement, as well as future plans, toward making a difference in your community.

Application Process & Award Announcement

1. Please send your application package to Asian American Real Estate Association, Attention Scholarship Program, P.O. Box 1762, Alief, TX 77411-1762.
2. Complete applications & all supporting documents must be postmarked by January 24, 2020 for application to be considered
3. Interview will be part of the application process for all semi-finalists.
4. Scholarship winner for the 2020 Scholarship program will be announced on or about January 31, 2020.
5. Scholarship will be awarded at the AAREA Annual Spring Gala on February 15, 2020 at Ocean Palace Restaurant.

Please Contact Us
For scholarship application and information, please visit our website www.AAREAHouston.org or contact scholarship coordinator: Tasha Tran at: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

 Asian American Real Estate Association • P.O. Box 1762 • Alief, TX 77411-1762