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Center for Asian American Studies

The UMass Lowell Center for Asian American Studies promotes research and education around the cultures, histories, and experiences of Asian Americans.

For information about the 2017 Nisei Student Relocation Commemorative Fund, please email Phitsamay Uy

For further information about the NSRCF, please visit the Nisei Student Relocation Commemorative Fund website

Check back here for scholarship applications in September 2016.


The 2017 Southeast Asian American Studies Conference: Community Engagement, Research, & Policy in Action will take place on July 27-29, 2017 at UMass Lowell.

CAAS Research Projects:

  • Understanding Triumphs and Challenges of Immigration
  • A History of Lowell’s Cambodian Community
  • Sharing Our Stories
  • The Asian Food Acculturation Study

Learn more about all CAAS Research.