The Turtle Bay Foundation offers scholarships for students who live on the North Shore (between Mokuleia and Kualoa Ranch) or who have a parent that has worked at Turtle Bay in the last five years. Scholarship amounts vary between $1,000 and $2,000. Last year, 64 students received scholarships. Applicants should have a 3.4 gpa and contribute to the greater community. Refer to the application for more details. The application is available on the right side of this page on the Turtle Bay website or it can be picked up in Q2.
Deadline: October 11, 2019
The Gromet Foundation Scholarship
This scholarship aims to provide scholarships to low income, high achieving college bound Hawaii high school seniors. Applicants should have a 3.8 cumulative gpa and must meet family income criteria. Award amount is $2,000 for students who will attend college in Hawaii and $5,000 for those who attend college on the mainland. The application is available on the right side of this page. Come to Q2 for copies of the application or for more information.
Deadline: October 10 (postmarked)
The Horatio Alger Scholarship Program offers National awards of $25,000 each and State level awards of $10,000 each to graduating seniors who plan to move onto higher education beginning Fall 2020. Applicant must be a U.S. citizen, have a minimum cumulative GPA of 2.0, plan to complete a bachelor's degree, be involved in extra-curricular and community service activities, display integrity and perseverance in overcoming adversity, and demonstrate critical financial need ($55,000 or lower adjusted gross family income).
Deadline: October 25, 2019
The Coca-Cola Scholars Program scholarship is an achievement-based scholarship awarded to graduating high school seniors. Students are recognized for their capacity to lead and serve, as well as their commitment to making a significant impact on their schools and communities. 150 Coca-Cola Scholars are selected each year to receive this $20,000 scholarship.
Deadline: October 31, 2019
The Elks Foundation offers the MVS scholarship each year and 500 students will win four-year scholarships. Award amounts range from $1,000 to $12,500 per year. Applicants must be a US Citizen and have taken the ACT before Oct. 5. Go to the website for more information and to apply.
Deadline: November 5, 2019
This award recognizes young women who make the community and the world a better place. The award is worth $500. Students should apply to the Soroptimist International of Central Oahu and contact Rene Tokunaga (firstname.lastname@example.org). The information flyer can be found on the right side of this page or in Q2.
Deadline: November 15, 2019
Kamehameha Schools offers a variety of scholarships for Hawaii residents. Follow the link to find out more information about each one. Applicants who need help completing the forms for their need-based scholarship can get help at the resource centers on the island