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Asian American Studies: Organizations

A guide to print and electronic resources in Princeton University Library.

Organizations

Asian American Journalists Association  

Asian American Legal Defense and Educational Fund   “A national organization that protects and promotes the civil rights of Asian Americans. 

Asian Pacific American Institute for Congressional Studies “(APAICS) is a national non-partisan, nonprofit 501(c)(3) organization dedicated to promoting Asian Pacific American participation and representation at all levels of the political process, from community service to elected office. APAICS programs focus on developing leadership, building public policy knowledge, and filling the political pipeline for Asian Pacific Americans to pursue public office at the local, state, and federal levels.”  

Association for Asian American Studies 

Media Action Network for Asian Americans  (MANAA) 

National Asian Pacific American Bar Association  (NAPABA) 

Organizations of Asian Descents in North America  

Organization of Chinese Americans “OCA is a national organization dedicated to advancing the social, political, and economic well-being of Asian Pacific Americans.”

Academic programs

Directory of Asian American Studies Programs

Compiled by the Asian American Studies Program at Cornell University.