HPU4Hawaii

HPU4HAWAII

HAWAI‘I HIGH SCHOOL seniors:

Your idea can earn you a full 4-year tuition scholarship to HPU!

Fusing unmatched cultural diversity with personal support in a deliberately intimate learning environment, HPU enables students to get up-close and personal with the subjects they’re most passionate about. And when they do, they are empowered to see further and to do more. It’s how we ensure our graduates enter a competitive global workplace market-ready.

What's HPU4HAWAII?
Living in paradise is easy. Solving our challenges is hard. Let's develop ideas and take action to create a positive social, environmental, or economic impact for Hawai‘i! Your idea can change Hawai‘i's future and your future. As a Hawai‘i high school senior, you can be one of four participants to receive a full 4-year tuition scholarship to HPU.

1. CREATE YOUR IDEA

Create an idea that positively impacts the community.
Learn more about the challenge and register.

2. DEVELOP YOUR IDEA

Competition Materials include:

  • A 2-3 minute pitch video about your proposal
  • A typed written summary of your proposal (this should be between 900 and 1500 words, 3-4 pages, 12 pt font, double space).

3. SUBMIT YOUR IDEA

Submit your HPU4HAWAII scholarship application here and take action to make your idea happen.  Submission deadline is February 11, 2018.

Date
Location
Time
Thursday, October 19, 2017 Kamehameha Community learning Center - Maili 6:30-8:00PM
Tuesday, October 24, 2017 Maui Beach Hotel - Kahului, Maui 6:30-8:00PM
Wednesday, October 25, 2017 Waipahu High School Library 6:30-8:00PM
Friday, October 27, 2017 Kaua'i Community College Library - Lihue, Kaua'i 6:30-8:00PM
Friday, October 27, 2017 Kanu o ka Aina - Waimea, Hawai'i 6:30-8:00PM
Tuesday, November 7, 2017 Hampton Inn - Kapolei 6:30-8:00PM
Thursday, November 16, 2017 Leilehua High School Library 6:30-8:00PM
Wednesday, December 6, 2017 Waimanalo Public Library 6:30-8:00PM
Saturday, December 16, 2017 Aloha Tower Marketplace 10:30-12:00PM
Saturday, January 6, 2018 Aloha Tower Marketplace 8:30- 10:00AM
Thursday, January 18, 2018 HPU.EDU (online webinar) 6:30-8:00PM
Saturday, January 27, 2018 Hawaii Loa Campus 9:30-11:00AM
Tuesday, February 6, 2018 HPU.EDU (online webinar) 6:30-8:00PM
Sunday, February 11, 2018 DEADLINE FOR SUBMISSIONS

REGISTER FOR THE WORKSHOP

 

MEET OUR FALL 2017 HPU4HAWAII SCHOLARSHIP COMPETITION FINALISTS

Past challenge winners
Past challenge winners

Lyka Mae Corotan, W.R. Farrington High School; Kyle de Leon, Le Jardin Academy; Macy Ferguson, Kamehameha Schools – Kapalama; Kai Hemmitt, Kihei High School; Kaimana Idica, Kamehameha Schools – Maui; Bryan Jacobs, West Hawaii Explorations Academy; Sophia Ramirez, Roosevelt High School; Melodie Williams-Aduja, Mid-Pacific Institute.