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Chinese Community Center

32585 Concord Drive
Madison Heights, MI 48071
Phone: 248-585-9343

Office Hours

Monday - Thursday 9:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Friday 10:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Saturday and Sunday Closed

Macomb County Center

21885 Dunham Road, Suite 9
Clinton Township, MI 48036
Phone: 586-307-8984

Office Hours
Monday 9 a.m. - 4 p.m.
Tuesday 9 a.m. - 4 p.m.
Wednesday 9 a.m. - 4 p.m.
Thursday 9 a.m. - 1 p.m.
Friday, Saturday and Sunday Closed

Detroit Service Center

4750 Woodward Avenue, Ste. 211
Detroit, MI 48201
Phone: 313-831-1790

Office Hours
Monday - Thursday
9:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Friday 10:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Saturday and Sunday Closed
 

 

Submission deadline Monday, September 18, 2017.


This is the 34th year that the Association of Chinese Americans (ACA) has offered scholarships to local high school students. Also participating in this scholarship program is the Detroit Chinese Engineers Association (DCEA).

For the Class of 2018, we will offer a total of twelve scholarships to students who are interested in serving the Chinese American community, or are Chinese American, or are of Chinese ancestry. Eight of the scholarships require the students to have a 3.8 GPA or better on a scale of 4.0 or equivalent; and to meet the additional criteria listed below:

 

 - Three ASSOCIATION OF CHINESE AMERICANS SCHOLARSHIPS

   Best All-Around Scholarship, Leadership Scholarship, and Community Service Scholarship

 - One MABEL PENG MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP
   Best academic record and test scores and demonstrated leadership in extracurrlicular and/or
   community activities

  

 - One MR. & MRS. P.L. SIAK SCHOLARSHIP
   Physical disability/or overcome hardship. Achieved excellent academic result with preferably a 3.5 GPA
   on a scale of 4.0 or equivalent (exceptions may be granted on a case-by case basis) while overcoming
   major difficulties in life, such as a physical disability, or constraints, or major illness for an extended
   period of time

 

- Two MR. & MRS. LEON ZHENG SCHOLARSHIPS
  Overcome difficult challenge(s) (financial, family, social, personal, etc.) to excel in his/her student life.
  Require the student does his/her best in order to excel, given the circumstance/difficulty faced.  
  If no applicants for overcoming a difficult challenge, scholarship may be awarded for volunteering to
  the community, especially to the Chinese community.

 

- One ANDY WONG SCHOLARSHIP
  A general scholarship preference given to those who have more than three kids in the family 

 

 - Three DETROIT CHINESE ENGINEERS ASSOCIATION SCHOLARSHIPS
   Demonstrated leadership in extracurricular and/or community activities and
   stated intent for Engineering major

 

- One O.S. CHAN SCHOLARSHIP
  The criteria will focus on innovation and creativity

  

Click here to fill the online application form.
 

All transcripts must be submitted by school counselor to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.  or by mail to:

     Attn: High School Achievement Awards Program
     Association of Chinese Americans
     32585 Concord Drive
     Madison Heights, MI 48071

All scholarship applications and transcripts must be submitted to ACA by Monday, September 18, 2017.

 

Each nominee will be required to express their college plans, career goals, and interest in serving the Asian American communty in a 15-minute interview with the High School Achievements Awards Committee in October 2017. Each finalist will receive a certificate, and the scholarship recipients will each receive a scholarship award between $500 and $1,000. The decision of the Committee is final.
 
We appreciate your attention to this call for nominations. If you have any questions, please fell free to email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.; or contact the ACA office at 248-585-9343, or Scholarship Chair Shenlin Chen 248-878-0182.
 
Sincerely,
High School Achievement Awards Committee