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.

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View Details Hawai'i Veterans Memorial Fund Hawaii Community Foundation
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  • 1 award
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APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +1 More
  • Residence: Live in |Hawaii|
  • School (College): |US Accredited School|
  • Citizenship: |U.S. Citizen|
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The scholarship was established to honor Hawai'i veterans of World War II and to provide financial assistance to Graduate student (Post Baccalaureate) who are a resident of the State of Hawaii attending an accredited school in the United States.
  • competition 2.0
  • effort level 1.0
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  • 1 award
  • n/a
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +1 More
  • Residence: Live in |United States|Hawaii|
  • Employer: |Kamehameha Schools food services department|
  • School (College): |Two-year|Four-year|Accredited Non-Profit Institutions|
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The Vicki Willder Scholarship Fund (KSF) is awarded to a student majoring in culinary arts or travel industry management with minimum 2.7 GPA. Applicants must be resident of Hawaii and demonstrate financial need
  • competition 2.0
  • effort level 1.0
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  • 250
  • 2 awards
  • n/a
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +5 More
  • Residence: Live in |United States|Hawaii|
  • Military: |Junior Reserve Officer Training Corps (JROTC)|
  • School (K-12): |W R Farrington High School, Honolulu, HI|Kapolei High School, Kapolei, HI|Nanakuli High and Intermediate School, Waianae, HI|
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I Mua Mlama JROTC Ka`awaloa Takemoto Scholarship is a $500 fund given to two students who is a graduating JROTC cadets. The scholarship aims to encourage students to pursue post-secondary studies. The applicants must be attending Farrington High School, Nnkuli High School, or Kapolei High School. Demonstration of high moral character and exemplify the Army Values is a requirement to be eligible of the scholarship.
  • competition 2.0
  • effort level 1.5
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  • 1 award
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APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +1 More
  • Residence: Live in |Maui, HI|
  • School (College): |US Accredited Institution|Two-year|Four-year|Not-for-profit|
  • Athletics: |Soccer|Surfing|
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The scholarship was established by the family of Ian Doane Smith to honor his memory and excellence in surfing and soccer. It provides financial assistance to students on the island of Maui who are an active participant in soccer and/or surfing and planning to pursue a college education at an accredited two or four-year, not-for-profit institution within the US.
  • competition 1.5
  • effort level 4.0
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  • n/a
  • 1 award
  • February 2018
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  • Residence: Live in |Hawaii|
  • Employer: |Safeway Hawaii|
  • School (College): |Two-year|Four-year|Accredited College|Accredited University|
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The Safeway Foundation Hawaii Scholarship Fund was established in 2008 by the Safeway Foundation to support residents of Hawaii. Applicants must attend a college or university in the state of Hawai'i.
  • competition 1.5
  • effort level 1.5
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  • 1 award
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APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +1 More
  • Residence: Live in |Hawaii|
  • Employer: |Kahala Senior Living Community, Inc.|
  • 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 Undergraduate or Graduate student in Hawaii who are an employee or a dependent of an employee of Kahala Senior Living Community, Inc. and planning to pursue a college education at an accredited, two or four-year, not-for-profit institution within the US.
  • competition 1.5
  • effort level 1.0
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  • 1 award
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  • Residence: Live in |United States|Hawaii|
  • Organization: DeMolay International (Professional Organization)|International Order of the Rainbow for Girls (IORG) (Professional Organization)|Jobs Daughter (JDI) (Professional Organization)|The York Rite (Professional Organization)|Ancient Accepted Scottish Rite (Professional Organization)|Ancient Accepted Nobles of the Mystic Shrine (Professional Organzation)|The Mystic Order of the Veiled Prophets of the Enchanted Realm (Professional Organization)|The Order of the Eastern Star (Professional Organization)|The Order of the Amaranth (Professional Organization)|The Social Order of the Beauceant (Professional Organization)|The Ancient Egyptian Order of SCOTS (Professional Organization)|High Twelve (Professional Organization)|National Sojourners (Professional Organization)|White Shrine of Jerusalem or Ladies of the Shrine of North America (L.O.S.N.A.) (Professional Organizaion)
  • School (College): |Two-year|Four-year|Accredited Non-Profit Institutions|
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The Hawaii Chapter No. 1 OES Scholarship Fund is awarded to student resident of Hawaii with minimum 2.5 GPA. Applicants must be student member of a Masonic Group
  • competition 1.5
  • effort level 1.0
View Details F. Koehnen Ltd. Scholarship Fund Hawaii Community Foundation
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  • 1 award
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APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +2 More
  • Residence: Live in |United States|Hawaii|
  • Employer: |Employee of a retail establishment on the island of Hawai'i|
  • School (K-12): |High School|
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The F. Koehnen Ltd. Scholarship Fund is awarded to student demonstrate a financial need. Applicants must be resident of Hawaii
  • competition 1.5
  • effort level 1.0
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  • n/a
  • 1 award
  • n/a
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  • Residence: Live in |Hawaii|
  • School (College): Attend |Brigham Young UniversityHawaii (HI)|Hawaii Pacific University (HI)|Chaminade University (HI)|
  • Age / Grade Level: |College sophomore|
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The Toraji & Toki Yoshinaga Scholarship Fund is awarded to college sophomore student with minimum 2.7 GPA. Applicants must be resident of Hawaii and demonstrate financial need
  • competition 1.5
  • effort level 1.0
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  • 1,000
  • 4 awards
  • n/a
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  • Residence: Live in |Hawaii|
  • School (College): Attend |University of Hawaii-Manoa William S. Richardson School of Law (HI)|
  • Age / Grade Level: |Graduate Student|
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This scholarship intends to support a graduate student who resides in the state of Hawaii and will attend the University of Hawai`i-Mnoa William S. Richardson School of Law.
  • competition 1.5
  • effort level 2.0
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  • n/a
  • 1 award
  • n/a
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  • Residence: Live in |Hawaii|
  • Organization: T-Shirt Theatre (Club)
  • School (College): |US Accredited Institution|Two-year|Four-year|Not-for-profit|
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The scholarship was established by the Alliance for Drama Education (ADE), founded by George Kon and Walt Dulaney to promote drama education by developing and refining students cognitive and creative skills. It is available to graduating Farrington High School students who are the past or current T-Shirt Theatre member that are seeking a college education at an accredited, two or four-year, not-for-profit institution within the US
  • competition 1.0
  • effort level 1.0
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  • n/a
  • 1 award
  • February 2018
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  • Residence: Live in |Hawaii|
  • School (College): Attend |School of the Art Institute of Chicago (IL)|
  • Major: Study |Fine Arts|
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The Ray Yoshida Art Institute of Chicago Scholarship is established in 2006 by the late Raymond Yoshida who was a famous mixed media artist. This scholarship is available to students from Hawai'i who wish to pursue a major in fine arts.
  • competition 1.0
  • effort level 1.5
View Details Hilo Chinese School Scholarship Hawaii Community Foundation
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  • n/a
  • 1 award
  • February 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +2 More
  • Residence: Live in |United States|Hawaii|
  • Organization: Associated with the |Hilo Chinese School alumni|
  • Ethnicity: Be |Chinese|
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The Hilo Chinese School Scholarship is formed in 1930 to teach Chinese language. This fund is established to provide financial support to the descendants of the school's original students and students of Chinese ancestry.
  • competition 1.0
  • effort level 1.5
View Details Walter H. Kupau Memorial Fund Hawaii Community Foundation
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  • n/a
  • 1 award
  • n/a
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +1 More
  • Residence: Live in |Hawaii|
  • Organization: Hawai'i Carpenter's Union Local 745 (Club)
  • School (College): |US Accredited Institution|Two-year|Four-year|Not-for-profit|
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The scholarship was established to honor the memory of the former head of the Carpenter's Union, Walter Kupau and to support the descendants of Hawai'i Carpenter's Union Local 745 in their journey towards high education.
  • competition 1.0
  • effort level 1.5
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  • n/a
  • 1 award
  • n/a
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +2 More
  • Residence: Live in |Hawaii|
  • Organization: Hawaii USA Federal Credit Union (Professional Organization)
  • School (College): |University of Hawaii Community College System|
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The Frances S. Watanabe Memorial Scholarship Fund is awarded to a student member of Hawaii USA Federal Credit Union. Applicants must be resident of Hawaii
  • competition 1.0
  • effort level 1.0
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  • 700
  • 2 awards
  • n/a
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +1 More
  • Residence: Live in |Hawaii|
  • School (College): Attend |University of Hawaii System (HI)|
  • Major: Study |Hawaiian Studies|
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This scholarship was established to benefit undergraduate and graduate students pursuing a degree in Hawaiian Studies cultural, music and language. Applicants must be attending a University of Hawai`i system campus. Students must be residing in Hawai'i and must demonstrate financial need.
  • competition 1.0
  • effort level 5.0
View Details Kawasaki-McGaha Scholarship Fund Hawaii Community Foundation
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  • n/a
  • 1 award
  • n/a
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +1 More
  • Residence: Live in |Hawaii|
  • School (College): Attend |Hawaii Pacific University (HI)|
  • Major: Study |Computer Science|International Studies|
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The scholarship was established by Dayle O. and Kuniko K. McGaha to provide financial assistance to Undergraduate students who are pursuing a degree in Computer Science or International Studies at Hawaii Pacific University.
  • competition 1.0
  • effort level 1.0
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  • n/a
  • 1 award
  • n/a
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +2 More
  • Residence: Live in |Hawaii|
  • Organization: Accounting Society (Club)
  • School (College): |Four-year|Not-for-profit|Hawaii Accredited Institution|
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The Hawai'i Society of Certified Public Accountants Scholarship Fund was established to provide financial assistance to outstanding college junior, senior or graduate student who is seeking a degree in Accounting at an accredited, four-year, not-for-profit institution within the State of Hawaii and has already completed two or more 300-level accounting courses.
  • competition 1.0
  • effort level 4.0
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  • 1,000
  • 2 awards
  • n/a
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +2 More
  • Residence: Live in |Maui, HI|
  • School (K-12): |Maui High School, Kahului, HI|
  • School (College): Attend |University of Hawaii-Maui, Kahului HI|
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The Kamehameha Schools Association of Maui Scholarship is awarded to graduate and graduate level student of Maui High School. Applicants must be pursuing major in Hawaiian language, culture, history and with a minimum of 2.5 GPA
  • competition 1.0
  • effort level 1.5
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  • n/a
  • 1 award
  • n/a
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +2 More
  • Residence: Live in |Hawaii|
  • Ethnicity: Be |Chinese|
  • School (College): Attend |University of Hawaii, Manoa, Hanolulu HI|University of Hawaii-Hilo, Hanolulu HI|University of HawaiiWest Oahu, Kapolei HI|University of Hawaii-Maui, Kahului HI|
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The scholarship was established to provide financial support to students of Chinese ancestry who are pursuing a bachelor's degree in Business at one of the University of Hawaii-Manoa, University of Hawaii-Hilo, University of Hawaii-West O'ahu or University of Hawaii-Maui.
  • competition 1.0
  • effort level 1.0
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