Scholarships & Financial Aid

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Headbang for Science Scholarship $11,000.00 Deadline: 6/15/2023
Any high school senior who is pursuing a degree in healthcare or physical sciences may apply if they love Heavy Metal music. Applicants must have 3.0 GPAs or higher, but students with higher GPAs are preferred.
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Minecraft Scholarship $2,000.00 Deadline: 7/31/2023
The $2,000 Minecraft Scholarship is open to high school and college students. You must be a U.S. citizen, have a minimum GPA of 3.0 and submit an essay of at least 500 words that details your opinion on how Minecraft can be a positive influence on education and career development in order to be considered for this award.
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Central Pacific Bank HTIC Scholarship $5,400.00 Deadline: 8/31/2023

HTIC is pleased to announce the newly established Central Pacific Bank Scholarship. This $5,400 scholarship (equivalent to three terms of Hawaii resident tuition) will be awarded to selected Hawaii first-year and/or transfer students beginning their studies at HTIC during the Fall 2023 term. Scholarship recipients are selected based on scholastic achievement, extracurricular

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We’re giving away $200,000 to high schools and students! Teensp ages 14-19 who register for High School Summer Pass™ can help win a grant for their school and participate in a video contest for a chance to win a scholarship. 

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Matchlighters Scholars Program 10 hours of 1:1 college counseling Deadline: 9/1/2023
The Matchlighters Scholars Program connects generous and experienced college counselors with high-achieving students from low-income households across the country to deliver college admissions help to those who need it most.
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Elks CA-HI Vocational Grant $2,000 Deadline: 3-6 months before program begins
eThe program is open to anyone residing in California or Hawaii who is a citizen of the United States of America and planning to pursue an eligible vocational/technical (voc/tech) course resulting in a certificate or two-year degree and leading to employment opportunities.
Thiel Fellowship $100,000 Deadline: None
Founded by technology entrepreneur and investor Peter Thiel in 2011, the Thiel Fellowship is a two-year program for young people who want to build new things. Thiel Fellows skip or stop out of college to receive a $100,000 grant and support from the Thiel Foundation’s network of founders, investors, and scientists.
Great list of scholarships with a focus on Native Hawaiian advancement.
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Kuilei Courageous Conversations about Financial Aid:
Kapi‘olani CC's Community Workshop on Financial Aid:
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2 Great Financial Aid Tools
  • Finding colleges that would give a student better financial aid and/or merit scholarships.

SwiftStudent: New Tool to Appeal Financial Aid Awards 

  • Appealing a financial aid award.

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Navigating Financial Aid Once You’re Accepted (Part 1)This first guide will walk you through how to understand your financial aid award letter.

How to Write a Great Financial Aid Appeal Letter (Part 2): If the financial aid award you received from college is making it tough to attend, it might be worth appealing it. Here's a more detailed step-by-step guide to writing a great financial aid appeal letter.