Current APAA Scholars

2017-2018 APAA Scholars

Lourdes (LooLoo) Amante
Post-Secondary Administration and Student Affairs
APAA Distinguished Scholar Award

Alina Amkhavong
NGOs and Social Change
APAA Distinguished Scholar Award

John Bacolores
Education
The Barbara J. Rossier Memorial Scholarship

Joseph Bae
Medical Biophysics
Poksil Choy Scholarship

Firuze Barimani
Business and Applied Analytics; International Relations (minor)
Karen B. Wong and Scott W. Lee Leadership Scholarship

Nipun Bhandari
Medicine
APAA Distinguished Scholar Award

Madison Boll
Film and Television Production
APAA Distinguished Scholar Award

Jorge (George) Castello
Business Administration
APAA Distinguished Scholar Award

Melissa Chan
East Asian Languages and Cultures
APAA Distinguished Scholar Award

Nora Chang
Cinema and Media Studies
Poksil Choy Scholarship

Aileen Chao
Composition
Christine Ofiesh Scholarship

Irene Chen
Pharmacy
Angela Moonja Cho Memorial Scholarship

Jaimie Chen
Pharmacy
APAA Distinguished Scholar Award

Li-Ping Chen
Comparative Studies in Literature and Culture
APAA Distinguished Scholar Award

Norman Chen
Pediatric Dentistry
Dr. and Mrs. Michael and Kristin Sakaida Lew Scholarship

Tiffany Chen
Business Administration, Accounting
Trojan Family Scholarship

Zhelan (Elaine) Chen
Biomedical Engineering
Trojan Family Scholarship

Seung Woo Choi
Biological Sciences
Andrew and Monica Nam Memorial Scholarship

Carolyn DiLoreto
Media Arts + Practice
George and Toyoko Ito Family Scholarship

Allison Dong
Accounting
Aratani Foundation Scholarship

Marisa Eng
Business Administration; Environmental Studies (minor)
Kenjohn Wang Scholarship

Shoko Furukawa
Business Administration
Dr. and Mrs. Brandon and Wendy Lew Scholarship

Elisabeth Gilmore
Global Health
APAA Distinguished Scholar Award

Huan He
American Studies
APAA Distinguished Scholar Award

Adrian Herrera
Public Administration
APAA Distinguished Scholar Award

Kristie Hoang
Business Administration
Tang Family Scholarship

Victor Hsiao
Medicine
Mary Lee Shon Memorial Scholarship

Young Hsu
Medicine
APAA Distinguished Scholar Award

Olivia Hudnut
Law
APAA Distinguished Scholar Award

Maria Ibalio
World Bachelor of Business
Union Bank Scholarship

Zachary Ishimoto
Business Administration
Sho Iino Foundation

Jacqueline Jung
Theatre Arts
USC Korean American Alumni Association Scholarship

Bryan Kang
Occupational Therapy
Poksil Choy Scholarship

Jung-hwa (Judy) Kang
Public Diplomacy
Poksil Choy Scholarship

Caitlin Kawata
Pharmacy
Darren and Sandy Chu Family Scholarship

Sameera Khurana
Architecture
Mohammad Abbas Momin Memorial Scholarship

Ashley Kim
Marriage and Family Therapy
Poksil Choy Scholarship

Eun Soo (Jackie) Kim
Business Administration, Economics
Poksil Choy Scholarship

Lois Kim
Health and Human Sciences
Poksil Choy Scholarship

Sarah Kim
Industrial Systems Engineering, Economics
George Hayakawa Commemorative Scholarship

Suyon (Sarah) Kim
Biomedical Engineering
Poksil Choy Scholarship

Tammy Ko
Mechanical Engineering
George Hayakawa Commemorative Scholarship

Ashley Lee
Public Policy, Planning and Development
USC Korean American Alumni Association Scholarship

Brian Lee
Business Administration
Poksil Choy Scholarship

Dianne Lee
East Asian Area Studies, Art History
Poksil Choy Scholarship

James Lee
Occupational Therapy
APAA Distinguished Scholar Award

Jun Pyo (JP) Lee
Communication
APAA Distinguished Scholar Award

Hwee Sien (Amanda) Liaw
Film and Television Production
APAA Distinguished Scholar Award

Joshua Limlingan
Human Biology
Soichi Fukui Memorial Scholarship

Matthew Lin
Human Biology; Cinema-Television (minor)
APAA Orange County Founding Families Scholarship

Vicky Lin
Social Work
Asian Pacific Social Work Caucus Scholarship

Sarah Lu
Global Health
APAA Distinguished Scholar Award

Jordan Mendoza
Social Work
APAA Distinguished Scholar Award

Cherie Morimoto
Human Biology
Glendon Shimizu Memorial Scholarship

Sooji Nam
Broadcast Journalism, International Relations
Yen Do Multimedia Scholarship

Christine Nguyen
Business Administration
APAA Distinguished Scholar Award

Sofia Ong
Psychology
APAA Distinguished Scholar Award

Tiffany Panganiban
Public Policy
APAA Distinguished Scholar Award

 Jon Peppin
Economics, Accounting
APAA Distinguished Scholar Award

Christopher Pham
Medicine
Karen B. Wong and Scott W. Lee Leadership Scholarship

Maria Franceska Rolda
Social Work
Royal Morales Memorial Scholarship

Hyunsu (Tina) Ryu
Computer Science
Poksil Choy Scholarship

Nicholas Ryu
Urban Planning
APAA Distinguished Scholar Award

Sara Sadhwani
American Politics-Political Behavior-Race and Ethnic Politics
APAA Distinguished Scholar Award

Jackson Safon
Broadcast and Digital Journalism
Edward T. Cheng Scholarship in New Media

Sara Sameshima
Physician Assistant
Karen B. Wong and Scott W. Lee Leadership Scholarship

Stephen Santos
Social Work
APAA Distinguished Scholar Award

Martin Shapiro
Medicine, Business
APAA Distinguished Scholar Award

Shu-I (Amy) Shen
Biological Sciences
Frank S. Kawana Leadership Scholarship

Elizabeth Shi
Human Development and Aging, Gender Studies
Aratani Foundation Scholarship

Kyujin (Alex) Sohn
Biochemistry
Poksil Choy Scholarship

Jue Song
Public Policy
APAA Distinguished Scholar Award

Samson Soon
Business, Accounting
Union Bank Scholarship

Michelle Su
Business Administration
Janet K. Mizutani APAA Scholarship

Beatriz Suarez
Architecture
George Hayakawa Commemorative Scholarship

Jessica Tabe
Mechanical Engineering
George and Sayake Aratani Scholarship

Monica Thukral
Biochemistry
APAA Distinguished Scholar Award

Sabrina Tong
Business Administration
Trojan Family Scholarship

Cecilia Tran
Occupational Therapy
APAA Distinguished Scholar Award

Samantha Tsai
Dental Hygiene
Pilseong Kim Scholarship

Karina Tsang
International Relations Global Business, Communication
Raissa and Bill Choi Scholarship

Ronak Upadhyahya
Computer Science and Business Administration
APAA Distinguished Scholar Award

Angela Villamizar
International Relations, NGOs and Social Change; Education and Society (minor)
Carl Tamaki Memorial Scholarship

Jennifer Wang
Health Promotion and Disease Prevention, Spanish
APAA Distinguished Scholar Award

Shelby Wong
Piano Performance; Business Law (minor)
APAA Distinguished Scholar Award

Dennis Woo
Applied and Computational Mathematics
George and Sayake Aratani Scholarship

Gloria Wu
Medicine
APAA Distinguished Scholar Award

Sarah Wu
Business Administration and Computer Science
Edna and Yu Shan Han Memorial Scholarship

Aimee Xu
Business Administration, Applied and Computational Mathematics
APAA Distinguished Scholar Award

Megan Yamasaki
Marriage and Family Therapy
APAA Distinguished Scholar Award

Lujia (Claire) Yang
Pharmacy
APAA Distinguished Scholar Award

Stephanie Yano
Physical Therapy
APAA Distinguished Scholar Award

Melissa Yeung
Occupational Therapy
APAA Distinguished Scholar Award

Victoria Yim
Political Science
Ada Kan Kawa and Mark Kawa Faith Fellowship Scholarship

Marissa Yoshizawa
Social Work
USC World War II Nisei Commemorative Scholarship

Vanessa Yu
Neuroscience
Esguerra Family Scholarship

Amy Zhao
Occupational Therapy
Dr. and Mrs. Brandon and Wendy Lew Scholarship

Serena Zheng
Biological Sciences
Edward Quon Memorial Scholarship