News: UCLA AASC Nakanishi Award for Outstanding Engaged Scholarship - Deadline: May 19, 2017

May 16, 2017 - 10:00am

The 2016-2017 Nakanishi Award, consisting of two $2,500 cash prizes, will acknowledge two deserving UCLA students, one graduate and one undergraduate, for their outstanding practical research, publications, teaching, training, and/or educational service (e.g., applied-research projects assisting underserved populations, conference presentations, internship, volunteer, or other examples of building bridges between campus to community) to Asian American and Pacific Islander communities. The award rotates annually between faculty and students. The faculty award will be given during the 2017-2018 academic year.

Nomination materials are due no later than Friday, May 19, 2017 and should be emailed to Assistant Director Melany De La Cruz-Viesca at:


In the subject heading, please enter: 2016-17 Nomination for Nakanishi Award.

Nomination Form: PDF iconucla_aasc_nakanishi_award_for_outstanding_engaged_scholarship_2017_cfn_final.pdf