2020 Scholarship Program | 5 Estimates
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Raynae Fonoimoana

Created Aug 17


NEW SCHOLARSHIPS POSTING:  (Updated: 01/15/21) 



Application DEADLINE: Sunday, February 28, 2021 by 11:59 p.m.


North Shore and Ko‘olauloa students pursuing higher education in 2021 can apply for one-year educational scholarships from the Turtle Bay Foundation. 

How To Apply:

  1. Go to
  2. Upload a copy of your most recent unofficial or official high school transcript.
  3. Submit the 3 to 4-minute video entry portion of the application.
  4. Review your application and hit submit!

Applicants MUST be a Hawai‘i resident and reside between Mokuleia and Kualoa or have a parent that has been employed at Turtle Bay Resort or Turtle Bay Golf for the last 5 years.


Outrigger Duke Kahanamoku Foundation (ODKF) Ambassador of Aloha Scholarship*

Application Deadline: January 31, 2021.
Applicant must be a resident of Hawai’i, must have a minimum GPA of 3.0, and should demonstrate the spirit of aloha through leadership and community involvement. Application requirements: A personal statement,Transcript of grades, two letters of personal reference, athletic resume (last 3 years), Federal tax return, and a color photograph. Apply online at: Deadline is January 31, 2021.

Outrigger Duke Kahanamoku Foundation (ODKF) Duke Award Scholarship*
This scholarship was created to recognize one outstanding high school senior each year who exemplifies the character and personality traits of Duke Kahanamoku. This scholarship will help raise awareness about Duke and inspire individuals to emulate his character. Applicant must be nominated by a high school official, To
nominate a student, email your student’s name, contact information and why they should be nominated, to info@duke Application requirements: a personal statement, transcript, 3 letters of personal reference with phone and email contact information included, Athletic resume (last 3 years), color photographs (1headshot and 1 sports action short, and federal tax return. 
*Note: Both scholarships require applicant to be active in at least one water sport: canoeing, surfing, kayaking, swimming, water polo, sailing or volleyball, with a record of accomplishments and intention to compete in college.


Hawaii State FCU Lowell Kalapa Scholarship

Application Deadline is February 1, 2021.

Applicant must be a Hawaii State FCU members or dependent of a member, must demonstrate financial need, must have a minimum GPA of 2.7, and plan to be a full-time, degree-seeking student at a college or university.
Required materials: 1) Personal Statements and Award Impact Statement, 2) Official Transcripts and cumulative GPA, 3) 2021-2022 SAR, 4) A list of personal achievements and community service activities, and Letters of
Recommendation (optional). NOTE: This scholarship is being administered by the Hawaii Community Foundation.  To be considered for the Lowell Kalapa Scholarship, you must indicate that you are a Hawaii State FCU member in the “Affiliation Questions” section of the Common Application.

Women’s League of Central Union Church
Kenneth O. and Doris Rewick Educational Aid Fund    This year applications are accepted through the ScholarsApp online platform.

Email with questions

Application Deadline: ASAP or before February 28, 2021.

The Scholarship Committed considers applicants from the follow
ing standpoints: Scholarship, Evidence of real financial need, character, community service, and evidence of personal effort to supplement educational funds.  Awards are made without regard to religious affiliation.


UPDATED: 12/18/20


Asian & Pacific Islander American (APIA) Scholarship 

Application Deadline: January 14, 2021 at 5:00pm EST.


APIA Scholars provides scholarships to underserved APIA students with a special focus on those who: Live at or below the poverty level or are otherwise of low socioeconomic status, are the first in their families to attend college, are representative of the APIA community’s diversity,
geographically and ethnically, especially those ethnicities that have been underrepresented on college campuses due to limited access and opportunity, and have placed strong emphasis on community service and leadership as well as solid academic achievement. The APIA Scholarship
Program application must be completed online and submitted electronically.


University of Hawaii at Manoa New Warrior Scholarships (Regents & Provost Achievement)

Application Deadline:  January 15, 2021 (11:59 pm HST). 

*Note: You must also submit your UH Manoa Admissions Application by January 5, 2021 to be eligible for a New Warrior Scholarship.

High achieving students are eligible to apply for academic scholarships from UH Manoa. Students with at least a 3.8 gpa can apply for the Regents and Provost Achievement Scholarships. The Regents Scholarship includes a full tuition scholarship, $4,000 per year stipend, and $2,000 travel grant. The Provost Achievement Scholarship is a $10,000 per year scholarship.


Na Ho'okama A Pauahi                    
Application Deadline: January 15, 2021

The Na Hoʻokama a Pauahi Program (NHAP) is a need-based scholarship available to students pursuing an undergraduate or graduate degree at an accredited post-high institution in the United States recognized by Kamehameha Schools (KS). Preference is given to applicants of
Hawaiian ancestry to the extent permitted by law. 
Ho'okawowo - visit:
Application Open: October 1, 2020   
Closes:  January 15, 2021

A scholarship for future educators, Ho‘okawowo is available to undergraduate and graduate students who are pursuing a degree and career in Hawaiian culture-based education. Eligible students will be notified via email after a CSS Profile is received.


Pauahi Foundation Scholarships   
Application Open: December 21, 2020   
Closes: January 15, 2021
The Pauahi Foundation has over 100 donor-funded scholarships!  With ONE application, students are able to select all of the scholarship funds that they are interested in apply for.  Scholarships are open to the general public with the understanding hat they do have a preference policy which states that preference is given to applicants of Hawaiian ancestry to the extent permitted by law.  


Charles R. Kendall Scholarship
Application Deadline:  January 19, 2021
Students who are Hawaii Government Employees Association dependents may apply for the Charles R. Kendall Scholarship. For over 50 years, HGEA has been able to provide scholarship awards to deserving students to help offset the cost of higher education. To be eligible, applicants must be a dependent (for tax purposes) of an HGEA member (whose membership has been in good standing for at least one year from the scholarship application due date) and must attend a university, college, community college, vocational or trade school, or other post-high school study on a full-time basis for the school year 2021-2022.
Hawaii Rotary Youth Foundation Scholarship Program
Application Deadline:  February 1, 2021.
Note: A completed application must be sent to only ONE sponsoring Rotary Club 
For the 2021 year, each participating Rotary Club will select a student to receive a $5,000 HRYF scholarship. From these selections made by Rotary Clubs, an HRYF committee then selects one student attending a mainland university to receive a $10,000 Maurice J. Sullivan Scholarship and another student attending a university in Hawaii to receive the $10,000 Joanna L. Sullivan scholarship, instead of the $5,000 Club award. No student can receive more than one scholarship from the Hawaii Rotary Youth Foundation. Applicants must be graduating Hawaii high school
seniors who will be attending, as full-time students, an accredited 4-year college or university in Hawaii or on the US Mainland to earn a baccalaureate degree. Applicants must also be US
citizens and legal residents of Hawaii.
Hawaii Community Foundation
Application Deadline:  February 1, 2021 at 4:00 pm, Hawaii Standard Time
Hawaii Community Foundation distributes over $6 million annually to deserving students. In 2020, the average scholarship award was over $6,000 per student. Just complete their online application process to be matched to their multiple scholarships.
Fukunaga Scholarship Foundation
Application Deadline: February 21, 2021
The Fukunaga Scholarship Foundation offers scholarships to Hawaii residents pursuing degrees in Business Administration, or other business-related fields, at any accredited four-year college or university. Four-year scholarships are awarded to students just entering college in increments of $5,000 annually. Assuming eligibility is maintained, a total of $20,000 will be awarded over four years. These awards will cover only the remainder of the student’s originally approved undergraduate program’s cost. The Fukunaga Scholarship Foundation anticipates awarding
approximately 10 new scholarships.
University of Hawaii System Common Scholarships
Application Deadline:  March 1, 2021 by 4:00 pm (HST) 
Students are also encouraged to complete their 2021-2022 Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) by March 1st in order to be considered for the maximum amount of scholarships.
The University of Hawaii System Common Scholarship Application is now available online for the 2021-2022 academic year. Students attending any University of Hawaii campus are encouraged to apply in order to be considered for system and campus scholarships. 
2021 Mamoru and Aiko Takitani Foundation Scholarship
Application Deadline: February 21, 2021
The Mamoru and Aiko Takitani Foundation awards a $3000 scholarship to a senior from each qualifying high school in the State of Hawaii.  Students nominated by their schools become eligible for additional Foundation awards of up to $10,000.  An electronic application, a checklist of required documents and deadlines for submitting your application to your school counselor can be found on the website.  One the application is complete, print and sign it, obtain the necessary signature from your parent or guardina, and submit the completed application and all required documents to Mrs. Raynae Fonoimoana by Friday, February 5, 2021 at 3pm.