Scholarships for Hawaii Residents

Life is pretty good in the Aloha state – unless you are struggling to find a way to pay for the education you’ve always dreamed of. Luckily, you can scholarships available just to residents and students of the beautiful islands of Hawaii, if you are willing to put in the time and effort to research and apply to them. Some of these scholarships are offered by state or local governments, as well as nonprofit organizations. Others are awarded by in-state schools, and still others by local companies who want to support the education of Hawaiian locals. To apply to many of these scholarships, you will need to show your commitment and service to your state. Check out the list below to get an idea of the scholarship opportunities available to students living or studying in Hawaii.

Showing 81-100 of 180 scholarships
View Details Pouhana Hkele Scholarship Ke Ali'i Pauahi Foundation
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  • 1,000
  • 1 award
  • n/a
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +3 More
  • Residence: Live in |United States|Hawaii|
  • School (College): |US Accredited Institution|Two-year|Four-year|
  • Career: |Hawaii Lodging (Industry)|
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Pouhana Hkele Scholarship is a $1000 fund given to a Hawaii resident. The applicant must be a high school senior who wants to pursue a two or four-year program focusing on travel industry management. The schoalrship aims to support the student's desire to work in Hawaii lodging industry.
  • competition 3.0
  • effort level 4.5
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  • 700
  • 1 award
  • n/a
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +1 More
  • Residence: Live in |United States|Hawaii|
  • School (College): |US Accredited College or University|Two-year|Four-year|
  • Age / Grade Level: |College|Master's-level study|
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Jalene Kanani Bell `Ohana Scholarship is a $700 fund given to a student who is a Hawaii resident. The applicant must exhibit characteristics of a well-rounded, community-minded student of good moral character with a can-do attitude. The scholarship allows a part-time student to be eligible for the award.
  • competition 3.0
  • effort level 4.5
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  • 500
  • 1 award
  • n/a
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +1 More
  • Residence: Live in |Hawaii|
  • School (College): |Two-year|Four-year|Accredited College|Continental United States|
  • Major: Study |History|Hawaiian Language|Culture|
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The Kamehameha Schools Class of 1958 Na Mea Waiwai a Pauahi Scholarship is awarded to undergraduate or graduate student pursuing major in Hawaiian language, culture, history. Applicants must demonstrate a financial need
  • competition 3.0
  • effort level 2.0
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  • n/a
  • 1 award
  • n/a
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +1 More
  • Residence: Live in |United States|Hawaii|
  • School (K-12): Attend a |Public High School|
  • School (College): |Four-year|Accredited Non-Profit Institutions|
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The Pat Shinobu Scholarship Fund (4 Year) is awarded to public high school graduate with minimum 2.7 GPA. Applicants must be resident of Hawaii and demonstrate financial need
  • competition 3.0
  • effort level 1.5
View Details Allen A. Bailey Scholarship Ke Ali'i Pauahi Foundation
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  • 275
  • 4 awards
  • n/a
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +2 More
  • Residence: Live in |United States|Hawaii|
  • School (College): |Two-year|Four-year|Not-for-profit|Kamehameha Schools|
  • Major: Study |Pre-School Education|
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Allen A. Bailey Scholarship is provided to a graduate student who pursues a major in pre-school education. The scholarship awards 4 students in preference to a KS graduate.
  • competition 3.0
  • effort level 4.5
View Details Paulina L. Sorg Scholarship Hawaii Community Foundation
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  • n/a
  • 1 award
  • n/a
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +1 More
  • Residence: Live in |United States|Hawaii|
  • School (College): |Four-year|Accredited Non-Profit Institutions|
  • Major: Study |Physical Therapy|
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The Paulina L. Sorg Scholarship is awarded to college Junior, Senior or Graduate student with minimum 2.7 GPA. Applicants must be resident of Hawaii and demonstrate financial need
  • competition 3.0
  • effort level 1.0
View Details Shirley McKown Scholarship Fund Hawaii Community Foundation
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  • n/a
  • 1 award
  • n/a
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +1 More
  • Residence: Live in |United States|Hawaii|
  • School (College): |Four-year|Accredited Non-Profit Institutions|
  • Major: Study |Public Relations|Journalism|Advertising|
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The Shirley McKown Scholarship Fund is awarded to a college junior, senior or graduate student with minimum 3.0 GPA. Applicants must be resident of Hawaii and demonstrate financial need
  • competition 3.0
  • effort level 1.0
View Details Gerrit R. Ludwig Scholarship Fund Hawaii Community Foundation
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  • n/a
  • 1 award
  • n/a
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +2 More
  • Residence: Live in |United States|Hawaii|
  • School (K-12): |East Hawaii public high school|Hilo, Hi|Honokaa, HI|Kau, HI|Keaau, HI|Laupahoehoe, HI|Pahoa, HI|Waiakea, HI|Hawaii Academy of Arts and Science, Pahoa, HI|
  • School (College): |Four-year|Accredited Non-Profit Institutions|
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The Gerrit R. Ludwig Scholarship Fund is awarded to undergraduate or graduate student with minimum 2.5 GPA. Applicants must be pursuing major in Fine Arts and Classics.
  • competition 3.0
  • effort level 1.5
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  • n/a
  • 1 award
  • n/a
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS:
  • Residence: Live in |Hawaii|
  • School (College): |US Accredited Institution|Two-year|Four-year|Not-for-profit|
  • Major: Study |Pharmacy|
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The scholarship was established to provide financial assistance to students of Hawaii who pursuing a degree in pharmacy in an accredited, two or four-year, not-for-profit institution within the US. It was created in memory of Shelly Williams who was one compounding pharmacists in Hawaii.
  • competition 3.0
  • effort level 1.0
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  • 1,000
  • 2 awards
  • n/a
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +1 More
  • Residence: Live in |Hawaii|
  • School (College): |Two-year|Four-year|Accredited College|Continental United States|
  • Major: Study |Hawaiian Language|
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The David Kalani Goldstein, KS 70 Scholarship is awarded to undergraduate or graduate student who demonstrates a financial need. Applicants must be pursuing major in the Hawaiian language
  • competition 3.0
  • effort level 2.0
View Details Hon Chew Hee Scholarship Fund Hawaii Community Foundation
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  • n/a
  • 1 award
  • n/a
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS:
  • Residence: Live in |Hawaii|
  • School (College): |US Accredited Institution|Two-year|Four-year|Not-for-profit|
  • Major: Study |Fine Arts|
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The scholarship was created by The Hon Chew Hee Estate Foundation in late 2009 to provide financial assistance to Hawaii students who are seeking a degree in Fine Arts in an accredited, two- or four-year, not-for-profit institution within the US.
  • competition 3.0
  • effort level 1.5
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  • 1,000
  • 1 award
  • n/a
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +2 More
  • Residence: Live in |Hawaii|Pahoa, HI|
  • School (K-12): |Pahoa High School, Pahoa, HI|
  • School (College): |Two-year|Four-year|Accredited College|College|Continental United States|
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Established in memory of Richard Lyman Jr., this scholarship is available to a senior at Phoa High School who have been a long-time resident of the Phoa community.
  • competition 3.0
  • effort level 5.0
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  • 500
  • 1 award
  • n/a
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +1 More
  • Residence: Live in |Hawaii|
  • School (College): |Two-year|Four-year|Accredited College|College|Continental United States|
  • Major: Study |Education|
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This scholarship was created to assist a graduate student who will pursue a study major in the field of education in a two-year or four-year, accredited college institution in Hawai`i or the continental U.S.
  • competition 3.0
  • effort level 1.5
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  • n/a
  • 1 award
  • n/a
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +1 More
  • Residence: Live in |Hawaii|
  • Ethnicity: Be |Japanese|
  • School (College): |US Accredited Institution|Two-year|Four-year|Not-for-profit|
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The scholarship was established to provide financial assistance to outstanding high school graduates who have Japanese ancestry and are seeking a degree in an accredited, two or four-year, not-for-profit institution within the US.
  • competition 3.0
  • effort level 1.0
View Details Mr. John Riggle Scholarship Ke Ali'i Pauahi Foundation
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  • 600
  • 1 award
  • n/a
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +3 More
  • Residence: Live in |Hawaii|
  • School (College): |US Accredited Institution|Two-year|Four-year|Accredited State Institution|
  • Major: Study |Hawaiian Language|Hawaiian Culture|Hawaiian History|
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The scholarship was established to provide educational support to deserving high school graduates of Hawaii who have played at a high school band for three or more years.
  • competition 3.0
  • effort level 1.5
View Details Rise Up Scholarship Fund Hawaii Community Foundation
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  • n/a
  • 1 award
  • n/a
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS:
  • Residence: Live in |United States|Hawaii|Kauai, HI|
  • School (College): |Two-year|Four-year|Accredited Non-Profit Institutions|
  • Age / Grade Level: |Graduate Student|College|
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The Rise Up Scholarship Fund is awarded to undergraduate or graduate student with minimum 2.7 GPA. Applicants must be resident of Hawaii and demonstrate financial need
  • competition 3.0
  • effort level 1.0
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  • n/a
  • 1 award
  • n/a
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS:
  • Residence: Live in |United States|Hawaii|
  • School (College): |Two-year|Four-year|Accredited Non-Profit Institutions|
  • Age / Grade Level: |Graduate Student|College|Ages 18-25|
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The Perry & Sally Sorenson Scholarship Fund for Foster Youth is awarded to undergraduate or graduate student with minimum 2.0 GPA. Applicants must be resident of Hawaii and demonstrate financial need
  • competition 3.0
  • effort level 1.0
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  • n/a
  • 1 award
  • n/a
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +1 More
  • Residence: Live in |United States|Hawaii|
  • School (K-12): |Lahainaluna High School, Lahaina, HI|
  • School (College): |Two-year|Four-year|Accredited Non-Profit Institutions|
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The Mary Josephine Bloder Scholarship Fund is awarded to graduating Senior of Lahainaluna High School. Applicants must be resident of Hawaii
  • competition 3.0
  • effort level 1.5
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  • n/a
  • 1 award
  • n/a
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +1 More
  • Residence: Live in |United States|Hawaii|
  • School (College): |Two-year|Four-year|Accredited Non-Profit Institutions|
  • Major: Study |Medicine|
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The George & Lucille Cushnie Scholarship Fund is awarded to undergraduate or graduate student with minimum 2.7 GPA. Applicants must be pursuing major in medical-related field
  • competition 3.0
  • effort level 1.0
View Details Mitsuo Shito Public Housing Hawaii Community Foundation
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  • n/a
  • 1 award
  • n/a
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS:
  • Residence: Live in |United States|Hawaii| as a |Public housing unit in Hawaii|
  • School (College): |Two-year|Four-year|Accredited Non-Profit Institutions|
  • Age / Grade Level: |Graduate Student|College|
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The Mitsuo Shito Public Housing is awarded to undergraduate or graduate student with minimum 2.7 GPA. Applicants must be resident of Hawaii and demonstrate financial need
  • competition 3.0
  • effort level 1.0
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