Scholarships for Maui, HI Residents

As arguably one of the most beautiful places in the U.S., Maui, HI understandably has lots of students looking to continue their education in their home state. If you want to study in the Aloha state, you can ease the pressure on your bank account by applying to one of the many scholarships reserved just for residents and students of Maui. The Hawaii state government supports students by awarding scholarships to students with financial need or show academic success. Local governments and nonprofit foundations, as well as Maui based corporations, also offer scholarships to local students. To be eligible for these, you’ll need to be either a Maui resident or studying at an accredited institution based in Hawaii. In many cases, financial need is taken into account. Start your hunt for a scholarship by checking out the list below.

Showing 1-6 of 6 scholarships
key information
  • 2,500
  • 1 award
  • January 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS:
  • Residence: Live in |Hawaii|Maui, HI|
  • School (College): |Two-year|Four-year|Not-for-profit|Accredited U.S Institution|
  • Age / Grade Level: |High school senior|
background
This scholarship was established by Laura Rowe Burdick who was a principal and teacher at Wailuku Elementary School. The purpose of this scholarship is to benefit graduating high school seniors from a school in Maui County who are planning to attend an accredited, two or four-year, not-for-profit institution within the US (including US territories). Students who can preserve and complete a program of study are preferred. Individuals who want to return to Maui County after completing their education or training in order to contribute to the community that formed them are also given preference.
  • competition 3.0
  • effort level 4.5
View Details K.M. Hatano Scholarship Fund Hawaii Community Foundation
key information
  • 2,500
  • 1 award
  • January 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS:
  • Residence: Live in |Hawaii|Maui, HI|Lanai City, HI| as a |Moloka`i, HI|
  • School (College): |Four-year|Accredited Institution|Not-for-profit|
  • Age / Grade Level: |High school senior|
background
Through the generosity of Mr. Yasuji Hatano, President of Kokusai Motorcars Company of Japan, this scholarship was established in 1987. The scholarship was designed to recognize men and women from Maui, Lana'i and Moloka'i who have excelled academically and have shown leadership and community involvement. Students majoring in Business Management or visitor industry are given preference.
  • competition 2.5
  • effort level 4.5
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  • n/a
  • 1 award
  • n/a
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +1 More
  • Residence: Live in |Hawaii|Maui, HI|
  • School (College): |US Accredited Institution|Two-year|Four-year|Not-for-profit|
  • Extracurricular: |Public Service|
background
The scholarship was established to provide financial assistance to Undergraduate or Graduate students who are residents of Maui Country that seek's college education at an accredited, two or four-year, not-for-profit institution within the US.
  • competition 2.5
  • effort level 1.0
View Details Hew-Shinn Scholarship Fund Hawaii Community Foundation
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  • n/a
  • 1 award
  • n/a
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS:
  • Residence: Live in |Hawaii|Maui, HI|
  • School (College): |University of Hawaii Community College System|
  • Major: Study |Applied Sciences|Associate of Applied Science|
background
The Hew-Shinn Scholarship Fund is awarded to student resident of Hawaii with minimum 2.7 GPA
  • competition 2.5
  • effort level 1.0
key information
  • n/a
  • 1 award
  • n/a
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +1 More
  • Residence: Live in |Maui, HI|
  • School (College): |US Accredited Institution|Two-year|Four-year|Not-for-profit|
  • Athletics: |Soccer|Surfing|
background
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
key information
  • 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|
background
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
Showing 1-6 of 6 scholarships