Financial Resources

 

NAME

 

AMOUNT

DEADLINE

ESSAY

TRANSCRIPTS

RECOMMENDATIONS

OTHER INFORMATION

CONTACT INFORMATION

METHOD OF SUBMISSION

'Imi Na'auao Scholarship

 

Yes

 

Yes

 

Yes

Requirements: resident of the State of Hawaiʽi, graduate (post-baccalaureate) degree seeking student, minimum 3.0 GPA, 2 Letters of Recommendation from non-relatives, which addresses one of the following regarding the applicant:Academic performance; Leadership skills; Community Service, a Curriculum Vitae (CV) which highlights the following: Academic achievements; Leadership experiences; Community service/civic involvement; Honors & awards, recipients will be required to perform a total of 50 community service hours by December, and 100 total community service hours by July.Spring award disbursements are contingent on the submission of the 50 community service hours.

827 Fort Street Mall

Honolulu, HI 96813

Tel: 808.537.6333

Fax: 808.521.6286

 

Online

‘Ahahui Siwila ‘O Kapolei

kapoleihcc@yahoo.com

AANAPISI Scholarship

Range from one-time $2,500 awards to multi-year $5,000 awards

November

Requirements: be of Asian and/or Pacific Islander ethnicity as defined by the U.S. Census, be a citizen, national, or legal permanent resident of the United States. Citizens of the Republic of the Marshall Islands, Federated States of Micronesia and the Republic of Palau are also eligible to apply, be enrolled as a full-time student in a degree-seeking program at one of the following institutions during the 2021 Spring Semester if your institution is on a semester system or the 2021 Winter Quarter if your institution is on a quarter system.

Phone: (202) 986-6892 

Toll Free: (877) 808-7032

info@apiascholars.org

Online

AFA Teens for Alzheimer’s Awareness College Scholarship Essay Contest

$5,000

Check back

Yes

AFA’s Teens for Alzheimer’s Awareness College Scholarship Essay Contest is an annual competition for college-bound high school seniors.  Applicants are asked to write a 1,200 to 1,500-word essay that describes the impact of Alzheimer’s disease on themselves, their families or their communities, and what they have learned in light of coping with the brain disorder.

866-232-8484

Alma Adams Scholarship

$5,000

U.S. citizens or legal residents

studying social work, public health, or a related field may apply. Recipients must demonstrate service benefitting an economically or socially disadvantaged community in the areas of alcohol, drugs, or tobacco prevention.

827 Fort Street Mall

Honolulu, HI 96813

Tel: 808.537.6333

Fax: 808.521.6286

 

Online

Ambassador Minerva Jean Falcon Hawaii Scholarship

Yes

Requirements: resident of the State of Hawai’i, demonstrate financial need, attend as a full-time student (as determined by your school’s financial aid office), undergraduate or Graduate student, graduate from a high school in Hawai’i, minimum 2.7 GPA, preference shall be given to individuals of Filipino ancestry.

827 Fort Street Mall

Honolulu, HI 96813

Tel: 808.537.6333

Fax: 808.521.6286

Online

Anna K. Gower and Annabelle K. Gower Scholarship Fund

Requirements: resident of the State of Hawai‘i, demonstrate financial need, be of Native Hawaiian ancestry, attend an accredited, two or four year, not-for-profit institution within the US (including US territories), attend as a full-time student (as determined by your school’s financial aid office)

827 Fort Street Mall
Honolulu, HI 96813
Tel: 808.537.6333
Fax: 808.521.6286

Online

APIA Scholars

Ranges from one-time $2,500 awards to multi-year $20,000 awards

January

Yes

Yes

Requirements: be of Asian and/or Pacific Islander ethnicity as defined by the U.S. Census, be a citizen, national, or legal permanent resident of the United States. Citizens of the Republic of the Marshall Islands, Federated States of Micronesia and the Republic of Palau are also eligible to apply, be enrolling as an undergraduate student in a U.S. accredited college or university in the Fall of 2021, have a minimum cumulative GPA of 2.7 on a 4.0 scale (unweighted) or have earned a GED, must apply for federal financial aid for the 2021-2022 academic year using the Free Application for the Federal Student Aid (FASFA) by early April 2021, submit one letter of recommendation online

Phone: (202) 986-6892

Toll Free: (877) 808-7032

info@apiascholars.org

Online

Bethesda Lutheran Community Services Scholarship

$3,000

May

Yes

Yes

Yes

This award supports juniors or seniors at accredited colleges or universities who maintain membership in Lutheran congregations. Recipients must pursue academic majors preparing them to work in an intellectual and developmental disabilities field.

920-206-4426

800-369-4636, ext. 4426

jenna.wegner@bethesdalc.org

Bethesda Lutheran

Communities Attn: Jenna Wegner

600 Hoffmann Dr.

Watertown, WI

53094

Blossom Kalama Evans Memorial
Scholarship Fund

 

 

Yes

 

 

Requirements: resident of the State of
Hawai’I, demonstrate financial need, attend an accredited, two or  four year, not-for-profit institution in the State of Hawai’I, attend as a full-time student (as determined by your school’s financial aid office), applicant must include a statement on how their knowledge will be used to serve the needs of the Native Hawaiian community, preference given to those who major in Native Hawaiian or Hawaiian Studies.

827 Fort Street Mall
Honolulu, HI 96813
Tel: 808.537.6333
Fax: 808.521.6286

Online

Caring.com Scholarship

$1,500

Check back

Yes

No

No

Applicants must be full-time college
students at an accredited two-or-four-year college or university in the United States, or full-time high school students who are registered to attend a qualifying institution the following semester.

(800) 973-1540

Online

Carl A. Scott Book Scholarship

$500

 

 

Yes

 

This scholarship will be
awarded to students who have demonstrated a commitment to work for equity and social justice in social work.

cas@cswe.org

Online

Cenie "Jomo" Williams Tuition Scholarship

$1,500

June

Yes

Yes

Yes

The applicant must be an active paid
member of NABSW during the year of application to be eligible. The applicant must be a full-time Undergraduate, Graduate, or Doctoral level student during the year of the application to be eligible.

osaadvisor-price@nabsw.org

Online

Consuelo W. Gosnell Memorial Scholarship

Up to $4,000

January-March

Yes

Yes

Yes

Students must be a member of NASW and have applied to, or have been accepted into, an accredited MSW program (payment of the award will be contingent on the full admission of the candidate into the program).

naswfoundation@socialworkers.org

Online

Craig D. Newnan Memorial Scholarship

 

 

 

Yes

 

Requirements: resident of the State of
Hawai’I, demonstrate financial need, full time, Lana‘i High School graduate, preference given to students in the fields of Education, Travel Industry Management, or studies related to the Maritime Industry, undergraduate student, minimum 2.7 GPA

Davis-Putter Scholarship Fund
Post Office Box 7307
New York, NY 10116-7307
davisputter@davisputter.org

Online

Davis-Putter Scholarship Fund

$15,000 per year from July 1 through June 30

No later than April 1

Yes

Yes

Yes

The Davis-Putter Scholarship Fund aids people active in movements for social and economic justice. These need-based scholarships are awarded to students who are able to do academic work at the college or university level or are enrolled in a trade or technical program and who are active in the progressive movement.

Davis-Putter Scholarship Fund
Post Office Box 7307
New York, NY 10116-7307
davisputter@davisputter.org

Online

Dr. Hans and Clara Zimmerman Foundation
Health Scholarships

 

 

Yes

Yes

No

Dr. Hans Zimmerman established
this foundation to provide financial assistance to individuals in Hawai'i wishing to pursue an education in a health field. During his long and productive career in Hawai'i, Dr. Zimmerman encouraged countless individuals to choose careers in medicine. At his death, additional assets came into the foundation so that it is now one of the largest scholarship funds in Hawai'i.

827 Fort Street Mall
Honolulu, HI 96813
Tel: 808.537.6333
Fax: 808.521.6286

Online

Elena Albano Maka'alohilohi Scholarship Fund

 

 

Yes

Yes

Yes

Requirements: resident of the State of
Hawai’i, demonstrate financial need, be in recovery from a mental health/behavioral/or psychological disability and discuss this in a separate essay, resident of Maui County, submit 2 letters of recommendation from mentors, teachers, counselors, or other mental health professionals, minimum 2.7 GPA, preference for: students of Hawaiian ancestry, renewal applicants

 

 

Hana Lima Scholarship Program

$1,500

Currently closed during COVID-19: Applications
Accepted Ongoing Throughout The Academic Year And Based On Available Funding

 

Yes

Yes

Requirements: be of Native Hawaiian
Ancestry, be a resident of the State of Hawai‘i, received a High School Diploma or equivalent, not currently receiving any Kamehameha Schools financial aid for post-secondary education, maintain a 2.0 or higher grade point average (GPA), be enrolled at least half-time in a vocational degree (AA or AS – Associates Degree) or certification program in one of the approved educational institutions in Hawai‘i listed on the application. We DO NOT assist with Baccalaureate, Graduate, or Professional Degrees

Telephone: (808) 535-6700
Email: HanaLima@alulike.org

HanaLima@alulike.org
ALU LIKE, Inc.
Hana Lima Scholarship Program
2969 Māpunapuna Place, Suite 200
Honolulu, HI 96819

Hawaiian Civic Club of Honolulu Scholarship
Program

The HCCH
Scholarship Committee determines the amount of the award

 

Yes

Yes

 

Requirements: be a resident of Hawai‘i,
be a full-time student in an accredited two- or four-year college as a classified undergraduate student or a vocational program full-time student in or out of the State of Hawai‘i, have a cumulative grade point average (G.P.A.) of 2.5 for graduating high school seniors or undergraduate students. If cumulative G.P.A. is less than 2.5 provide a letter of explanation for consideration, priority is given to current paid members of Hawaiian Civic Club of Honolulu (HCCH), including directly related family members, HCCH bylaws/policy gives preference to applicants of Hawaiian ancestry

hcchonoluluscholarship@gmail.com

Online

HEA High School Student Scholarship

$2,000

May

Yes

Yes

Yes

For high school seniors who are HEA
members, children of HEA members, or grandchildren or legally adopted grandchildren of HEA members. Members must be in good standing and shall have been members for at least one year.  Employees, officers & directors of HEA, and their immediate family members and individuals living in the same household (whether related or not) of such employee, officer or director are not eligible to apply.

Hawaii Education Association
1953 South Beretania Street
Suite 5C
Honolulu, HI  96826
hea.office@hawaiieducationassociation.org
(808)949-6657

Hawaii Education Association
1953 South Beretania Street
Suite 5C
Honolulu, HI  96826
hea.office@hawaiieducationassociation.org
(808)949-6657

Health Professionals Scholarship Program

Full tuition (up to 4
years, depending on specialty), books, equipment, other fees, $2,300+ monthly stipend, $20,000 sign-on bonus, officer's pay during school breaks, monthly allowance for food and housing, salary increases with promotions, time in service and cost-of-living adjustments

Rolling admission

 

Yes

 

Be enrolled in (have a letter of
acceptance from, or a list of schools applied to) an accredited graduate program in the U.S. or Puerto Rico, for specialty Nurse: Be enrolled in an accredited Bachelor of Nursing program, for Counseling/Clinical Psychology: Be enrolled in an APA-accredited clinical or counseling psychology doctoral program, be a U.S. citizen, hold a baccalaureate degree from an accredited school, maintain full-time student status during the length of the program, qualify as a commissioned officer

Reach out to an Army medical or local
recruiter to schedule a preliminary interview to learn about joining the Army health care team and the HPSP application process. They will also provide the application forms.

1-888-877-4250

Hispanic Scholarship Fund

Range from $500-$5,000

February

 

Yes

 

The HSF Scholarship is
designed to assist students of Hispanic heritage obtain a university degree. Scholarships are available, on a competitive basis, to: high school seniors, undergraduate students (all years), community college students transferring to four year universities, graduate students

Contact us

Online

Ho'oulu Scholarship Fund

 

 

 

Yes

 

Requirements: resident of the State of
Hawai’i or a Pacific Island nation, demonstrate financial need, minimum 2.0 GPA, undergraduate student, former student who has completed at least one year of college progress potentially towards degree completion, then “stopped out” for at least one year, and is now returning to actively pursue a college degree, student who is 20 years of age or older

827 Fort Street Mall
Honolulu, HI 96813
Tel: 808.537.6333
Fax: 808.521.6286

Online

Hokuli`a Foundation Scholarship Fund

Yes

Yes

No

The Board of the Hokuli'a Foundation worked with the Hawai'i Community Foundation to accomplish one of their main objectives of providing scholarships for the Kona community. Their focus on health care, education and drug education & treatment led to setting up the scholarship for students majoring in health care, education and social work.

 827 Fort Street Mall

Honolulu, HI 96813

Tel: 808.537.6333

Fax: 808.521.6286

 Online

Honorary Scholarship

$2,500

Yes

Yes

Yes

Awarded to those seeking graduate or post-graduate degree.

 scholarship@hopeforthewarriors.org

 Online

Ida M. Pope Memorial Scholarship

Yes

Yes

No

The Ida M. Pope Memorial Scholarship
was established to benefit female students of Hawaiian ancestry studying in Health, Science, Mathematics, or Education.

 827 Fort Street Mall
Honolulu, HI 96813
Tel: 808.537.6333
Fax: 808.521.6286

 Online

Indian Health Service - Health Professions Scholarship

No less than $1,500 per month

Opens December

Yes

Yes

Yes

Our Health Professions scholarship
provides financial aid to qualified American Indian and Alaska Native undergraduate- and graduate-level students. Recipients must be members of federally recognized Tribes and enrolled in an eligible health profession degree program. In exchange for financial aid, scholarship recipients agree to fulfill a service commitment in full-time clinical practice upon completion of their academic or post-graduate clinical training.

 Coordinator

 Online

Indian Health Service - Pre-graduate Scholarship

No less than $1,500 per month

Opens December

Yes

Yes

Yes

Our Pre-Graduate scholarship
provides financial aid to qualified American Indian and Alaska Native undergraduate students. Recipients must be members or descendents of federally recognized, state-recognized or terminated Tribes enrolled in courses leading to a bachelor's degree in pre-medicine, pre-dentistry, pre-podiatry and other subjects needed by the Indian health programs

 Coordinator

 Online

Indian Health Service - Preparatory Scholarship

No less than $1,500 per month

Opens December

Yes

Yes

Yes

Our Preparatory scholarship provide
financial aid to qualified American Indian and Alaska Native undergraduate students. Recipients must be members or descendents of federally recognized, state-recognized or terminated Tribes enrolled in preparatory courses or prerequisite courses leading to enrollment in an eligible health professions degree program.

 Coordinator

 Online

Jean Estes Epstein Charitable Foundation
Scholarship

 Yes

Yes

Requirements:, be of graduate of a public high school in Hawaii, attend an accredited four-year college or university on the continental United States, be an incoming college freshman (undergraduate) attending on a full-time basis, minimum 3.7 GPA, SAT or ACT Scores required, two letters of recommendation required, be a resident of the State of Hawaii

827 Fort Street Mall
Honolulu, HI 96813
Tel: 808.537.6333
Fax: 808.521.6286

 Online

Jean Fitzgerald Scholarship

Yes

Requirements: resident of the State of Hawai’I, demonstrate financial need, an active tennis player, preference may be given to USTA-Hawai‘i Pacific Section members, be a female, incoming college freshman, minimum 2.7 GPA

827 Fort Street Mall
Honolulu, HI 96813
Tel: 808.537.6333
Fax: 808.521.6286

 Online

Jean Ileialoha Beniamina Scholarship for
Ni'ihau Students Fund

Yes

Yes

Yes

Requirements: demonstrate financial
need, resident of Kaua‘i or Ni‘ihau Island , undergraduate or Graduate student, minimum 2.7 GPA, preference given to current Ni‘ihau residents or Kaua‘i residents who are one or two generations removed from Ni‘ihau Island, preference given to students who are proficient or fluent in the Hawaiian language, write an essay describing your family descent from and connection to Ni‘ihau; hanai family relationships will be honored.  In the essay, applicants may and are encouraged to address their proficiency in the Hawaiian language and list any courses or programs taken in Hawaiian language, two letters of recommendation required

827 Fort Street Mall
Honolulu, HI 96813
Tel: 808.537.6333
Fax: 808.521.6286

 Online

Ka'ehu Scholarship Fund

 Yes

Requirements: resident of State of
Hawai’i, demonstrate financial need, attend an accredited, two or four year, not-for-profit institution within the US (including US territories), attend as a full-time student (as determined by your schools financial aid office), minimum 2.5 GPA, undergraduate or Graduate student

827 Fort Street Mall
Honolulu, HI 96813
Tel: 808.537.6333
Fax: 808.521.6286

 Online

Ka'iulani Home For Girls Trust Scholarship

 Yes

Requirements: supports students of
Hawaiian ancestry.  Applicants must submit a copy of their Kamehameha Schools Ho'oulu Hawaiian Data Center Ancestry Verification Letter, be a female, be a college freshman or sophomore (juniors and seniors are eligible if they were Ka'iulani Scholarship recipients during the previous year), minimum GPA 3.3, be a resident of the State of Hawaii, demonstrate financial need, attend an accredited, two or four year, not-for-profit college or university within the state of Hawaii (previous year recipients seeking renewal of their award and already attending college or university outside of Hawaii are still eligible), demonstrates good moral character, preference for students enrolled with a full-time status

827 Fort Street Mall
Honolulu, HI 96813
Tel: 808.537.6333
Fax: 808.521.6286

 Online

Kailua Hawaiian Civic Club Scholarship

$500-$1,000

September

Yes

Yes

Yes

Scholarship applicants must be enrolled as part-time or full-time students in any Associate, Baccalaureate, Masters, or Doctorate degree program offered by an accredited university or college in Hawai‘i. If it is of vital importance that the applicant attend a school outside of Hawai‘i, a letter of explanation is required for a possible waiver of this requirement.

Kailua Hawaiian Civic Club
ATTN: SCHOLARSHIP COMMITTEE
P.O. Box 1123
Kailua, Hawaii 96734

Kailua Hawaiian Civic Club
ATTN: SCHOLARSHIP COMMITTEE
P.O. Box 1123
Kailua, Hawaii 96734

Karst - Merdes Scholarship Fund

Yes

Yes

No

Permanently or temporarily separated
from birth parent(s) due to being placed under the State of Hawaii foster care, including those who aged out of the State of Hawaii foster care system.

827 Fort Street Mall
Honolulu, HI 96813
Tel: 808.537.6333
Fax: 808.521.6286

 Online

Ko‘olaupoko Hawaiian Civic Club Scholarship

April

Yes

Yes

Yes

The Koʻolaupoko Hawaiian Civic Club
offers aid annually to post-secondary students living in the Kāneʻohe-Kualoa area. In keeping with the mission, by-laws, and spirit of the Civic Club, there are two significant considerations of importance: completed volunteer community service and commitment to the preservation, cultivation, and perpetuation of Hawaiian culture. Preference is given to students of Hawaiian ancestry, however, we welcome applicants who have a dedication to the Hawaiian community and culture. Recipients are expected to complete an additional 12 hours minimum of volunteer service in the 12 months following their award.

Ko‘olaupoko Hawaiian Civic Club
P. O. Box 664
Kane‘ohe, HI 96744
Ph. (808) 235-8111
KoolaupokoHCC@gmail.com
https://www.facebook.com/KoolaupokoHCC

Scholarship Committee Chairperson
Koolaupoko Hawaiian Civic Club
P.O. Box 664 Kaneohe, Hawaii, 96744

Kohala Ditch Educational Fund

 

 

Yes

 

Requirements: resident of the State of Hawai’i, demonstrate financial need, graduate of Kohala High School, minimum 2.7 GPA, preference to Hawaiian Ancestry, preference to students attending the University of Hawaii or Hawaii Community College, preference for students pursuing studies related to the fields of Hawaiian Studies, Oceanography, Agriculture or Botany.

827 Fort Street Mall
Honolulu, HI 96813
Tel: 808.537.6333
Fax: 808.521.6286

 Online

Kona Hawaiian Civic Club Scholarship

Contact

 

 

 

 

Applicants must be from the Kona
community. Preference is given to KHCC members, as well as Hawaiian students in pursuit of a degree in Hawaiian Studies.

academesa@gmail.com

 Online

Korean University Club Scholarship

 

 

Yes

 

Applicants of the Korean University
Club Scholarship must be residents of the State of Hawai’i who can demonstrate financial need, attend an accredited, two-year or four-year, not-for-profit institution within the US (including US territories). Must attend as a full time student (as determined by your school’s financial aid office) with a minimum 2.7 GPA and must be of Korean ancestry.

827 Fort Street Mall
Honolulu, HI 96813
Tel: 808.537.6333
Fax: 808.521.6286

 Online

Korean War Veteran's Children's Scholarship

 

 

Yes

 

Requirements: Demonstrate financial
need, attend an accredited, four year, not-for-profit institution within the US (including US territories), attend as a full-time student (as determined by your school’s financial aid office), minimum 3.0 GPA, undergraduate student, must be a direct descendant of a Korean War veteran or a direct descendant of a soldier who served in a foreign war and provide appropriate documentation, first preference given to direct descendants of Korean War veterans who died in combat

827 Fort Street Mall
Honolulu, HI 96813
Tel: 808.537.6333
Fax: 808.521.6286

 Online

Kristina Flores Overcoming All Odds Scholarship

$1,000

April

 

 

 

High school students, vocational/
professional students, and freshman & Sophomores in college can apply. Award will be given to an individual who displays how they overcame significant obstacles to complete/continue school.

True North Recovery Services
543 Encinitas Blvd #105
Encinitas CA, 92024
scholarships@sandiegoaddictions.com

True North Recovery Services
543 Encinitas Blvd #105
Encinitas CA, 92024
scholarships@sandiegoaddictions.com

Native Hawaiian Health Scholarship Program

Monthly stipend

March

 

Yes

 

Applicants must prove Hawaiian
ancestry and be enrolled full-time at an accredited college or university

1-808-597-6550
adminassist@nhhsp.org

 Online

New Beginnings Scholarship

$2,000

 

Yes

Yes

Yes

Awarded to those pursuing entry level
classes or training.

scholarship@hopeforthewarriors.org

 Online

NFRW National Pathfinder Scholarship

$2,500

Must be a member to access information

 

 

 

The NFRW National Pathfinder
Scholarship is awarded to women studying to prevent drug and alcohol abuse. Candidates must be majoring in social work, sociology, psychology, or pharmacology.

Pauahi Foundation
567 S. King Street, Suite 160
Honolulu, HI 96813
Phone: (808) 534-8080
scholarships@pauahi.org

 Online

Pauahi Foundation Scholarships

February

 

 

 

Scholarships are available to the public,
including students who are not graduates of Kamehameha Schools. However, it is the policy of the Pauahi Foundation to give preference to applicants of Hawaiian ancestry to the extent permitted by law.

Pauahi Foundation
567 S. King Street, Suite 160
Honolulu, HI 96813
Phone: (808) 534-8080
scholarships@pauahi.org

 Online

Paul and Dailsy Soros Fellowships for New Americans

Each Fellow receives $25,000 in stipend support a year (all stipend awards are capped at $50,000 per year), as well as 50 percent of required tuition and fees, up to $20,000 per year, for one to two years.

October

Yes

Yes

Yes

To be eligible for the 2021 Fellowship, you must meet the following requirements: be of new American status,  be planning to be enrolled full-time in an eligible graduate degree program at a US university for the full 2021-22 academic year. To be eligible, you must not have begun the third year of the program that you are seeking funding for as of the October 29, 2020 deadline. If you have a previous graduate degree or are in a joint-degree program, you may still be eligible, and not have reached or passed your 31st birthday

212-405-8234
PDSoros@pdsoros.org

 Online

Pearl Harbor Hawaiian Civic Club

July

Yes

Yes

 

Any Hawaiian and or Part Hawaiian
student enrolled full-time or part-time in any post-secondary educational institution is eligible and may apply for this program. There are no restrictions on the field of study or the location of study. Applicants must also meet the following minimum GPA requirements: a freshman or first year undergraduate student must maintain a GPA of 2.0 or higher; a continuing undergraduate student must maintain a GPA of 2.5 or higher; a graduate student must maintain a GPA of 3.0 or higher.

Email: pearlharborhawaiian@gmail.com
Address: P.O. Box 66, Aiea, Hawaii 96701

 Online

Phi Alpha Honor Society - Chapter Grants

$1,000

January & September

 

 

 

Promotes and support chapters’
engagement in service learning. The program supports activities consistent with the mission of promoting: (1) humanitarian goals and (2) bonds among students

Website

 Online

Phi Alpha Honor Society - Chapter Service Award

$500

May

 

 

 

Phi Alpha reimburses up to $1,000
per chapter in travel expenses to participate in the poster presentation session at the Phi Alpha International Business Meeting at the Council on Social Work Education Annual Progam Meeting held each fall

Website

 Online

Phi Alpha Honor Society - MSW Scholarship

Up to $3,000

May

 

 

 

Recognizes student scholarship,
service and leadership.

Website

 Online

Phi Alpha Honor Society - Patty Gibbs-Wahlberg
Scholarship

Up to $3,000

May

 

 

 

Recognizes student scholarship,
service and Leadership.

Website

 Online

Phi Alpha Honor Society - Poster Presentation
Competition

$1,500

October

 

 

 

Recognizes outstanding service by
chapters.

Website

 Online

Phi Alpha Honor Society - Student Leadership Award

Up to $1,000

May

 

 

 

Recognizes outstanding student
leadership consistent with the ideals and mission of Phi Alpha. The focus of the application is the student’s leadership, service, impact, and commitment.

Website

 Online

Phillips Family Kaiao Scholarship Fund

 

 

 

 

Requirements: be a resident of the State
of  Hawaii, demonstrate financial need, maintain a minimum cumulative GPA of 2.7, attend an accredited two or four year institution within the U. S., graduated from a Hawaiian immersion high school or a Hawaiian medium education high school in Hawaii, preference is for Kauai residents.

827 Fort Street Mall
Honolulu, HI 96813
Tel: 808.537.6333
Fax: 808.521.6286

 Online

Point Scholarship

Late January

Must be enrolled full-time for the
academic year. Applicants must be "out" as a person who identifies as a member of the LGBTQ community.

applications@pointfoundation.org

 Online

Restoring Family Scholarship

$2,500

Yes

Yes

Yes

Restoring Family Scholarship

scholarship@hopeforthewarriors.org

 Online

Restoring Hope Scholarship

$2,000

Yes

Yes

Yes

Awarded to an MSW Student

scholarship@hopeforthewarriors.org

 Online

Restoring Self Scholarship

$1,500

Yes

Yes

Yes

Awarded to those seeking any undergraduate degree.

scholarship@hopeforthewarriors.org

 Online

Roger and Helen MacArthur Scholarship Fund

Yes

Yes

No

This fund was created in 2018 to the purpose of providing post-secondary scholarships to the students of Maui County.

827 Fort Street Mall

Honolulu, HI 96813

Tel: 808.537.6333

Fax: 808.521.6286

 Online

Roothbert Fund Scholarship

$5,000-$7,000 per year

February

Yes

Yes

Yes

Seeks to provide support to persons motivated by spiritual values. The Fund has awarded grants to persons entering a wide range of careers.

(212) 870-3116

mail@roothbertfund.org

 Online

Rosemary & Nellie Ebrie Fund

Yes

Requirements: resident of the State of Hawai‘i, demonstrate financial need, long time resident born and currently living on the island of Hawai'i, preference for students of Hawaiian ancestry, undergraduate or Graduate student, minimum 2.7 GPA

827 Fort Street Mall
Honolulu, HI 96813
Tel: 808.537.6333
Fax: 808.521.6286

 Online

Senior Care - Aging Matters Scholarship

$1,500

May

Yes

Yes

Requirements: An existing college student or incoming freshman (to be enrolled in the Fall of 2021 in good academic standing), attending any 2 year or 4 year accredited college or university as a full-time student, complete and submit the application form, judging will be based on the submission quality of the application, which will include a short, 1000 word or less essay on why Aging Matters to the applicant.

Online form

Online

Senior Care Scholarship

$1,000

Yes

The annual scholarship award is

given to five students enrolled in an associate's degree, bachelor's degree or graduate level program in a medical, nursing or social sciences related major. The student must be planning on pursuing a career that involves working with senior citizens. The applicant must be attending classes at an accredited college or university at the time of the spring deadline.

scholarship@aplaceformom.com

scholarship@aplaceformom.com

SeniorAdvice.com Senior Caregiver Scholarship

$2,000

July

Yes

Yes

No

Students must be attending a two or four year university or college in the fall. They must have been involved in caregiving for a family member or friend.

1-855-205-9448

scholarship@senioradvice.com

SIP Scholarship Program

Around $1,110

February, October

Yes

Yes

Yes

The program lines are open

for full-time undergraduate students in good academic standing currently enrolled in a degree program at an accredited U.S. or Canadian college or university (U.S. or Canadian citizenship is not required). Students need to be currently enrolled as sophomores or juniors in social work.

apply@uas7.org

apply@uas7.org

The Gates Scholarship

Full cost of attendance

September

Yes

To apply, students must be a high school

senior, from at least one of the following ethnicities: African-American, American Indian/Alaska Native*, Asian & Pacific Islander American, and/or Hispanic American, pell-eligible, US citizen, national, or permanent resident, in good academic standing with a minimum cumulative weighted GPA of 3.3 on a 4.0 scale (or equivalent) 

Online form

 Online

The Jackie Spellman Scholarship

Up to $10,000

April

Yes

Yes

No

Applicants must be graduating high school seniors that will attend a nationally recognized/accredited, community college, four-year university, and graduate students who are leukemia or lymphoma patients and/or are children, siblings, or parents of leukemia or lymphoma patients.

Scholarship Committee

935 Eldridge Road

Box 200

Sugar Land, TX 77478

jackiespellmanfoundation@gmail.com

888-553-5773

 Online

The Melanie Foundation Scholarship

$2,500

March

Yes

Yes

Yes

The Melanie Foundation Scholarship is awarded to a candidate pursuing a doctoral or master's degree in the mental health field. Applicant must be currently enrolled or accepted into a graduate program majoring in the mental health field in the United States

melaniescholarship@live.com

 melaniescholarship@live.com

The Office of Student Affairs Community
Leadership Tuition Scholarship

$1,000

June

Yes

Yes

Yes

The applicant must be an active paid
member of NABSW during the year of application to be eligible.

Cyr Pakele, cypakele@ksbe.edu
or (808) 842-8934.

 Online

The Prince Kuhio Hawaiian Civic Club
Graduate Scholarship

 

 

 

 

 

Preference given to Hawaiian students
that have done community service or volunteer work, as well as students in pursuit of degrees in Hawaiian language, studies and culture, Journalism or Education.

Cyr Pakele, cypakele@ksbe.edu
or (808) 842-8934.

 Online

The Prince Kuhio Hawaiian Civic Club
Undergraduate Scholarship

 

 

 

 

 

Preference given to Hawaiian students
that have done community service or volunteer work, as well as students in pursuit of degrees in Hawaiian language, studies and culture, Journalism or Education.

Cyr Pakele, cypakele@ksbe.edu
or (808) 842-8934.

 Online

Tongan Cultural Society Scholarship Fund

 

 

 

Yes

 

Requirements: resident of the State of
Hawai‘i, demonstrate financial need, attend an accredited, two or four year, not-for-profit institution in the State of Hawai’i, attend as a full-time student (as determined by your school’s financial aid office), undergraduate or Graduate student, minimum 2.7 GPA, preference shall given to individuals of Tongan descent

827 Fort Street Mall
Honolulu, HI 96813
Tel: 808.537.6333
Fax: 808.521.6286

 Online

UCB Family Epilepsy Scholarship Program

 

Up to $5,000

Up to $10,000

March

Yes

Yes

Yes

In 2020, UCB will award thirty-
three scholarships to people living with epilepsy, their family members and caregivers pursuing higher education. Thirty applicants who demonstrate academic and personal achievement will receive scholarships of up to $5,000 each. Two applicants will receive Epilepsy Leader Scholarships of up to $10,000 each.

1-866-825-1920
ucbepilepsyscholarship@summitmedcomm.com

 Online

UH Center on Aging and HPGS Scholarship

$1,500

July

Yes

Yes

Yes

With funds provided by the Hawaii
Association of Case Managers, the University of Hawaii Center on Aging and the Hawaii Pacific Gerontological Society (HPGS) are proud to offer this scholarship opportunity to students interested in careers involving aging and older people. Student must be majoring in Nursing or Social Work at the University of Hawaii at Manoa. This student must demonstrate a serious interest in professional work related to aging, long-term care, and/or death and dying.

dejah24@hawaii.edu

 dejah24@hawaii.edu

Verne LaMarr Lyons Scholarship

Up to $5,500

January-March

Yes

Yes

Yes

The Verne LaMarr Lyons Memorial
Scholarship is awarded to master's degree candidates in social work who demonstrate an interest in or has experience with health/mental health practice and have a commitment to working in African American communities.

naswfoundation@socialworkers.org

 Online