Navigating the college experience can be tough for both parents and students. Luckily, McDonald’s APA NEXT platform is here to provide you with resources and support including live-stream workshops, scholarships for Asian American students, and hearing the experiences of AAPI icons who have been through it all. Start your education journey the right way with a little help from your friends at McDonald’s!

Practical advice for practically everyone.

Keep the momentum going by checking out these stories and easy-to-follow guides on how any student or parent can set themselves up for success when it comes to college admissions and experiences!

APA Stories

Asian American creators and visionaries look back on how far they’ve come and the steps they took to get where they are now.

Education Workshops

Join us for livestreamed workshops to help navigate the college admissions process from the comfort of your own home.


The application is now closed. Get more information and celebrate our 2021 scholars.

McDonald’s x Shine

McDonald’s is partnering with Shine, a daily self-care app, to support students on their education journey with mental health resources.

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