SCHOLARSHIPS

Distinguished Young Women of Hawaii Scholarship Program
Apply online at www.dywhawaii.org.
Application deadline:  Friday, September 24, 2021
The Distinguished Young Women of Hawaii Scholarship Program is
currently accepting applications for their 2022 class. Distinguished
Young Women of Hawaii is part of a national scholarship program
that promotes and rewards scholarship, leadership and talent in
young women. DYW awards over $20,000 in cash scholarships at
the State Finals, $125,000 at the National Finals, and over $1billion
in college tuition grants nationwide, including Hawaii Pacific
University. 
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QUESTIONS: CONTACT MRS. FONOIMOANA  rfonoimoana@kahukuhs.k12.hi.us
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SCHOLARSHIP SEARCH ENGINES:
There are MANY scholarship search engines:  
Three websites that advertise scholarships for Hawaii residents:
Search for: Dr. Oliver Lee Scholarship, Hawaii Self Storage Senior Scholarship, Filipino Women's League Scholarship, Odenza Marketing Group Volunteer Scholarship, Barbara Lotze Scholarship, Vegetarian Resource Scholarship, Geraldine Putnam Clark Scholarship, to name a few.
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The Gates Scholarship                   
Application Deadline: September 15, 2021, 5:00pm PT.
Apply online:  https://www.thegatesscholarship.org/. 
The Gates Scholarship is a highly selective, full scholarship for exceptional, Pell-eligible, minority, high school seniors. Scholars will receive funding for the full cost of attendance to earn a bachelor’s degree that is not already covered by other financial aid and the expected family
contribution, as determined by the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA). Costs
covered include tuition, fees, books, room and board, and may include additional personal costs. 
To apply, students must be a high school senior, from at least one of the following ethnicities: African American, American Indian/Alaska Native, Asian/Pacific Islander American, and/or Hispanic American, Pell-eligible, a US citizen, national, or permanent resident, and have a minimum cumulative weighted GPA of 3.3 on a 4.0 scale. Additionally, a student must plan to enroll full-time, in a four-year degree program, at a US accredited, not-for-profit, private or public college or university. 
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Distinguished Young Women of Hawaii Scholarship Program
Apply online at www.dywhawaii.org.
Application deadline: Friday, September 24, 2021.
The Distinguished Young Women of Hawaii Scholarship Program is
currently accepting applications for their 2022 class. Distinguished
Young Women of Hawaii is part of a national scholarship program
that promotes and rewards scholarship, leadership and talent in
young women. DYW awards over $20,000 in cash scholarships at
the State Finals, $125,000 at the National Finals, and over $1billion
in college tuition grants nationwide, including Hawaii Pacific
University. 
 
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2021 QuestBridge National College Match     
Application deadline is September 28, 2021
Apply online:  www.questbridge.org. 
The 2021 QuestBridge National College Match for high school seniors is now open. The
QuestBridge National College Match connects academically outstanding high school seniors from low-income backgrounds with full four-year scholarships to the nation’s leading colleges.       
Who should apply? High school seniors who: Are in the top 5-10% of their class and exhibit strong personal character, score >1260 on the SAT or >27 on the ACT (if taken), come from households earning less than $65,000 per year (for a typical family of four), may be eligible for free or reduced price lunch, and may be part of the first generation in their family to attend college.
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Hawaiian Financial Federal Credit Union Scholarship
Application Deadline: September 30, 2021
Apply online: https://www.hificu.com/scholarship 
Hawaiian Financial Federal Credit Union encourages their members and their dependents to
pursue higher education at any two or four year accredited college or university in the United
States. Applicants must be a member or legal dependent of a HIFICU member with an account in good standing for a minimum of 3 consecutive months prior to the application deadline.
Applicants should also be a US Citizen or permanent resident and have a minimum cumulative
gpa of 3.0. 
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The Gromet Foundation Scholarship Program
The deadline for applying for the Gromet Foundation Scholarship Program for
the academic year 2022-2023 is Friday, October 15, 2021 (Post-Marked).
The Gromet Foundation Scholars Program is for low income students who excel academically, i.e.a cumulative high school GPA of 3.8 or better. The income criteria for this program is roughly a family income of 150% or less of the 2020 federal poverty guidelines for Hawaii. See
https://aspe.hhs.gov/poverty-guidelines. For example, 150% of the guideline for a family of four
(4) in Hawaii for 2021 is $45,470. The Gromet Foundation Scholars Program awards grant aid of $2,000 for last dollar of unmet need annually for students attending Hawaii universities and $5,000 in grant aid annually for last dollar of unmet need for students attending Mainland universities. The scholarship is renewable throughout four years of undergraduate education so long as the student maintains a cumulative GPA of 3.0 or above and otherwise complies with the Foundation’s Scholarship Policies.  ONLY PAPER COPIES ARE AVAILABLE IN Q2.
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