APIKC Outstanding Graduate Student Award

Asian Pacific Islanders
Application Deadline: January 31, 2023 | Award Type: knowledge community

This award recognizes the outstanding contributions of current master’s (1 award) and doctoral students (1 award) in student affairs. The recipients of this award have made significant contributions to their home campus, demonstrated academic achievement, exceeded expectations in their leadership positions, and contributed to work that supports the advancement of the APIDA community.

  • 2014: Aaron Parayno, Northeastern University
  • 2015: Trina Tan, University of Vermont
  • 2016: Virginia Do, Miami University of Ohio
  • 2017: Brenda Dao, University of Utah
  • 2018: Varaxy Yi, University of Denver; Joren Plunkett, University of Utah
  • 2019: Natasha Saelua, Indiana University-Bloomington
  • 2020: Deepika Shah KC, University of Utah
  • 2021: Miso Jang, University of San Diego
  • 2022: Elaine Jessica Tamargo, University of California - Los Angeles
  • 2023: Andrew Yang, California State University Sacramento; Jenny Sak, University of Maryland, College Park
  • 2024: Ravi Bhatt, Florida State University


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Asian Pacific Islanders