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Important Dates:

  • Application opens:
  • Application deadline:

Eligibility:

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Additional Resources:

Personal Statement & Letters of Recommendation

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Here is a list of virtual financial aid workshops and presentations.

Kākoʻo Student Support Virtual Workshops (Register HERE)

  • Financial Aid & Scholarship Information Kōkua
    • Friday, October 29, 10-11 am
  • Personal Statement & Letter of Recommendation Kōkua
    • Friday, October 22, 10-11 am
    • Wednesday, October 27, 6-7 pm
    • Thursday, October 28, 6-7 pm
    • Friday, November 5, 10-11 am

For more information, contact Kākoʻo Student Support at uhmc.kakoo@hawaii.edu or 808-948-3359


Alu Like Hana Lima Scholarship

Hawaiʻi Community Foundation

Kamehameha Schools

Native Hawaiian Health Scholarship

Pauahi Foundation

UH-OHA Hoʻonaʻauao Scholarship

UH System Scholarships

 

Additional Resources:

FAFSA Line-by-Line Guide

Financial Aid Workshops

Hawaiʻi

Kauaʻi

Maui, Molokaʻi, Lānaʻi

Oʻahu

2020 Scholarship ʻAha Presentation

 

 

If you reside on Oʻahu and are in need of financial aid support and guidance, please email FAFSA@hawaii.edu or reach out to one of the Financial Aid Offices below:

Honolulu Community College’s Financial Aid Office

honccfao@hawaii.edu
(808) 845-9116
https://www.honolulu.hawaii.edu/finaid

Kapiʻolani Community College’s Financial Aid Office 

kapfao@hawaii.edu
(808) 734-9537
https://www.kapiolani.hawaii.edu/paying-for-college/financial-aid/

Leeward Community College’s Financial Aid Office 

University of Hawaiʻi at Mānoa’s Financial Aid Office 

University of Hawaiʻi – West Oʻahu’s Financial Aid Office 

Windward Community College’s Financial Aid Office 


Alu Like Hana Lima Scholarship

Hawaiʻi Community Foundation

Kamehameha Schools

Native Hawaiian Health Scholarship

Pauahi Foundation

UH-OHA Hoʻonaʻauao Scholarship

UH System Scholarships

 

Additional Resources:

FAFSA Line-by-Line Guide

Financial Aid Workshops

Hawaiʻi

Kauaʻi

Maui, Molokaʻi, Lānaʻi

Oʻahu

2020 Scholarship ʻAha Presentation

 

 

 

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UH-OHA Hoʻonaʻauao Higher Education Scholarship Program

Native Hawaiian students at any of the University of Hawaiʻi’s 10 campuses may apply for the UH-OHA Hoʻonaʻauao Scholarship Program. The scholarships are funded through a $1.1-million grant provided by the Office of Hawaiian Affairs (OHA) and administered by the UH Mānoa Native Hawaiian Science and Engineering Mentorship Program (NHSEMP).

Applications from current and potential students seeking a degree or enrolled in a vocational program will be accepted via the online UH System Common Scholarship Application from October 1, 2021, to March 1, 2022, at 4:00 p.m. HST.

The scholarship program has two priority areas: 

  1. to support scholarships for Native Hawaiians who plan want to pursue vocational certificates, undergraduate and graduate degrees; and 
  2. to provide wrap-around services for non-traditional Native Hawaiian students in order to help them complete a post-secondary degree or vocational or technical education.

The UH-OHA Hoʻonaʻauao Higher Education Scholarship Program helps fund tuition and fees. The program will provide scholarship recipients with advising and mentoring, professional and leadership development, and cultural-based workshops.

For more information about the scholarship and application process, email ohastem@hawaii.edu.

Important Dates:

  • Application opens: Oct 1, 2021
  • Application deadline: Mar. 1, 2022, at 4 p.m.

Eligibility:

  • Be of Native Hawaiian ancestry
  • Enrolled at one of the 10 University of Hawaiʻi campuses for Fall 2021
  • Completed the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA)
  • Maintain a minimum of 2.0 GPA undergraduates or 3.0 for graduate students
  • One (1) Letter of Recommendation, minimum

Priority:

  • Non-traditional students (including student parents)
  • First-generation college students
  • 2020-2021 UH-OHA Recipients in good standing

Website:

https://www.oha.org/scholarships

 


Learn more about our other scholarship partners:

Alu Like Hana Lima Scholarship

Hawaiʻi Community Foundation

Kamehameha Schools

Native Hawaiian Health Scholarship

Pauahi Foundation

UH-OHA Hoʻonaʻauao Scholarship

UH System Scholarships

 

Additional Resources:

FAFSA Line-by-Line Guide

Financial Aid Workshops

Hawaiʻi

Kauaʻi

Maui, Molokaʻi, Lānaʻi

Oʻahu

2020 Scholarship ʻAha Presentation

 

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If you reside on Hawaiʻi and are in need of financial aid support and guidance, please reach out to

FAFSA@hawaii.edu or one of the Financial Aid Offices below:

UH Hilo’s Financial Aid Office

uhhfao@hawaii.edu
(808) 932-7449
https://hilo.hawaii.edu/financialaid/

Hawaiʻi Community College’s Financial Aid Office 

hawccfao@hawaii.edu
(808) 934-2712
http://www.hawaii.hawaii.edu/financialaid

 

Workshops:

 


Learn more about our scholarship partners:

Alu Like Hana Lima Scholarship

Hawaiʻi Community Foundation

Kamehameha Schools

Native Hawaiian Health Scholarship

Pauahi Foundation

UH-OHA Hoʻonaʻauao Scholarship

UH System Scholarships

 

Additional Resources:

FAFSA Line-by-Line Guide

Financial Aid Workshops

Hawaiʻi

Kauaʻi

Maui, Molokaʻi, Lānaʻi

Oʻahu

2020 Scholarship ʻAha Presentation

 

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2021-2022 FAFSA Line-by-Line Guidance

 

 

In this video, Frank Green provides a line-by-line guide for completing the FAFSA application (starting at 35:40). Use the times below if you want to skip to different sections:

The intended audience for this presentation are high school seniors (class of 2021) and their parents, however, the information can be beneficial for all FAFSA applicants.

Important Note: This video is for the 2021-2022 FAFSA application. If you are completing a 2022-2023 FAFSA application, the dates in the video will NOT match.

Start your FAFSA Application TODAY: FAFSA.gov

 


Learn more about our scholarship partners:

Alu Like Hana Lima Scholarship

Hawaiʻi Community Foundation

Kamehameha Schools

Native Hawaiian Health Scholarship

Pauahi Foundation

UH-OHA Hoʻonaʻauao Scholarship

UH System Scholarships

 

Additional Resources:

FAFSA Line-by-Line Guide

Financial Aid Workshops

Hawaiʻi

Kauaʻi

Maui, Molokaʻi, Lānaʻi

Oʻahu

2020 Scholarship ʻAha Presentation

 

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Home | Kauai Community College
 

If you live on Kauaʻi and are looking for financial aid support, please contact the Financial Aid Office at Kauaʻi Community College:

808-245-8360
kauccfao@hawaii.edu
https://www.kauai.hawaii.edu/financial-aid

 


Learn more about our scholarship partners:

Alu Like Hana Lima Scholarship

Hawaiʻi Community Foundation

Kamehameha Schools

Native Hawaiian Health Scholarship

Pauahi Foundation

UH-OHA Hoʻonaʻauao Scholarship

UH System Scholarships

 

Additional Resources:

FAFSA Line-by-Line Guide

Financial Aid Workshops

Hawaiʻi

Kauaʻi

Maui, Molokaʻi, Lānaʻi

Oʻahu

2020 Scholarship ʻAha Presentation

 

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University of Hawaii System

UH System Common Scholarship Application

A large portion of the scholarships available through this application are funded by UH Foundation donors. However, there are other small system and campus scholarships that utilize this application. Students are encouraged to apply annually.
The UH System Common Scholarship Application is generally made up of the following components:
  • Personal Statement
  • Community Service & Other Optional Essays
  • Letters of Recommendation
  • Transcripts
  • Free Application for Federal Student Aid
  • Campus specific questions and requirements

Important Dates:

  • Application opens: Oct. 1, 2021
  • Application deadline: Mar. 1, 2022, at 4 p.m.

Eligibility:

The UH System scholarships are open to any student seeking a degree at any of the ten UH campuses. Some scholarships can also be applied to certificate programs, however, all system scholarships require the student to be enrolled in at least half-time (6 credits for undergraduate students) unless noted otherwise. Eligibility requirements for campus-based scholarships vary.

Website:

https://www.hawaii.edu/tuition/scholarships/how-to-apply/

 


Learn more about our other scholarship partners:

Alu Like Hana Lima Scholarship

Hawaiʻi Community Foundation

Kamehameha Schools

Native Hawaiian Health Scholarship

Pauahi Foundation

UH-OHA Hoʻonaʻauao Scholarship

UH System Scholarships

 

Additional Resources:

FAFSA Line-by-Line Guide

Financial Aid Workshops

Hawaiʻi

Kauaʻi

Maui, Molokaʻi, Lānaʻi

Oʻahu

2020 Scholarship ʻAha Presentation

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The Native Hawaiian Health Scholarship Program (NHHSP) addresses access to health care by developing a Native Hawaiian health care workforce of professionals committed to serve the unique health needs of Hawaiian communities. The program recruits and nurtures professionals in-training for primary health care disciplines and specialties most needed to deliver quality, culturally competent health services to Native Hawaiians throughout the State of Hawai‘i.

Important Dates:

  • Application opens: 
  • Application deadline:

Eligibility:

Students pursuing degrees in eligible professions who are enrolled full-time at an accredited college or university are eligible to apply.

Since 1991, almost 300 scholarships have been awarded to Native Hawaiians across 20 health and allied health professions, such as:

  • Clinical Psychology (PhD or PsyD)
  • Dental Medicine (DMD or DDS)
  • Dental Hygienist
  • Dietitians or Nutritionists (Masters-Level)
  • Marriage and Family Therapy
  • Nursing
    • Associates Degree (ADN)
    • Bachelor’s Degree (BSN)
    • Master’s Degree (MSN)
    • Nurse Midwifery (MSN)
    • Primary Care Nurse Practitioner (MSN)
      • Adult / Geriatrics
      • Community / Public Health
      • Family Health
      • Pediatrics
    • Doctorate Degree (DNP)
  • Optometry (OD)
  • Pharmacy (PharmD)
  • Physician (Allopathic or Osteopathic, MD or DO)
  • Physician Assistant (Masters-Level)
  • Public Health (Masters-Level)
  • Social Work (Masters-Level)

Website:

http://www.papaolalokahi.org/native-hawaiian-programs/scholarship-program.html

 


Learn more about our other scholarship partners:

Alu Like Hana Lima Scholarship

Hawaiʻi Community Foundation

Kamehameha Schools

Native Hawaiian Health Scholarship

Pauahi Foundation

UH-OHA Hoʻonaʻauao Scholarship

UH System Scholarships

 

Additional Resources:

FAFSA Line-by-Line Guide

Financial Aid Workshops

Hawaiʻi

Kauaʻi

Maui, Molokaʻi, Lānaʻi

Oʻahu

2020 Scholarship ʻAha Presentation

 

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Kamehameha Schools

 

One application for 140+ scholarship opportunities

The Pauahi Foundation administers scholarships that have been created by private donors. The Foundation awards scholarships supporting undergraduate and graduate-level areas of study, as well as trade and vocational courses. Many awards may be determined based on merit, while some are restricted for those students who demonstrate a financial need or for students applying from specific geographic regions.

Important Dates:

  • Application opens: November 8, 2021 at 8:00am (HST)
  • Application deadline: December 23, 2021 at 4:15pm (HST)

Eligibility:

To be considered for our scholarships program, applicants must meet our general eligibility requirements as outlined below. Note: Individual scholarship funds may require the applicant to meet other conditions. Please review our scholarships listing for specific requisites.

Applicant must be:

  • Enrolled in a classified, degree-seeking program
  • Attending a two- or four-year accredited institution* in the state of Hawaii or the mainland United States that is recognized by KS.
  • A full-time undergraduate or graduate student, as defined by their degree program. Half-time undergraduate or graduate students may be considered per individual scholarship requirements, see: Scholarships Listing.

Website:

https://www.ksbe.edu/apply/financial_aid/college_scholarships/pauahi_foundation/

 


Learn more about our other scholarship partners:

Alu Like Hana Lima Scholarship

Hawaiʻi Community Foundation

Kamehameha Schools

Native Hawaiian Health Scholarship

Pauahi Foundation

UH-OHA Hoʻonaʻauao Scholarship

UH System Scholarships

 

Additional Resources:

FAFSA Line-by-Line Guide

Financial Aid Workshops

Hawaiʻi

Kauaʻi

Maui, Molokaʻi, Lānaʻi

Oʻahu

2020 Scholarship ʻAha Presentation

 

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