2018 Summer Internship Graduation information is coming soon!  

Welcome to the CAPA Community Education Fund.  Thank you for taking the time to learn more about the CAPA Community Education Fund or CAPA CEF and our efforts to strengthen and empower the Chinese and Asian Pacific American communities by promoting leadership education, civic development, and voter education and participation.

The CAPA Community Education Fund is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization.  Tax ID # 01-0685771

2017 CAPA CEF Interns at Graduation.

In the News

2017 Summer Internship Graduation Event!

You can also pay online here

2017 Internship Applications are available!

Please download the application here (PDF format)
2017 Summer Internship Application

Instructions (PDF format)
2017 Summer Internship Application Instructions

Please click here to review this year’s requirements and important dates.

Holiday Open Houses

During the holidays, many public officials open their offices to the public for some friendly conversation and an opportunity to meet them and other community members.


CAPA CEF Boardmember, Cedric Cheng meeting with Contra Costa County Supervisor Karen Mitchoff at her holiday open house.  That is re-elected Concord City Councilperson, Edi Birsan in the fedora photobombing us!

Intern Grad 2016 flyer

Evelyn and Stephen Lin met former President Bill Clinton during his campaign stop in Antioch the first week in June before California’s Primary.


Former Intern, Iris Wang
, a graduating senior at Acalanes High School in Lafayette, has been named one of 689 semifinalists in the 2016 U.S. Presidential Scholars Program.  The semifinalists were selected from nearly 4,700 candidates expected to graduate U.S. high schools in 2016.   Finalists will be named in May 2016.  For more information on the U.S. Presidential Scholars Program, please go to: www.ed.gov/psp.

2015 Intern Graduation Event reported by US China Press.

Class of 2015 Interns in the news.
Max Han and Abey Linin Chinese
you can also download the PDF version for Abey and Max