Selection and determination of this award is based on a student’s financial need, high scholastic achievement, and participation in community service. The scholarship application is open to full- and part-time students who have either applied to or are currently attending a degree-granting program or study, or are registered in an associate or baccalaureate program of study at a public or private college or university in Hawai’i. The public or private college or university must be accredited by either the Western Association of Schools and Colleges (WASC) or the Accrediting Commission for Community and Junior Colleges (ACCJC) in the State of Hawai’i. Funding for this scholarship is acquired through a private foundation donation.
All applicants must fulfill the following requirements:
Resident of the state of Hawaii.
Enrolled full- or part-time in a degree-granting program or an associate or baccalaureate program at a public or private college or university in Hawaii.
Minimum cumulative GPA of 2.0 currently and for the previous two years. For trade and other schools without GPA grading, a passing grade is required.
Must have participated in a community service event within the last 12 months.