Applications are currently being accepted for the University of Hawaii at Hilo Alumni and Friends Association scholarship. The $1,500 scholarship is intended for those pursuing an undergraduate or graduate degree program at UH-Hilo. The application deadline is March 1.
Scholarship awardees will receive $1,500 to be applied toward tuition at UH-Hilo; the number of awards will be determined by the selection committee based on the availability of funds. Interested undergraduate applicants must be an immediate family member of a UHH alumnus. Graduate applicants must have received their baccalaureate degree from UH-Hilo.
Since 2004, the Alumni and Friends Association has supported deserving UH-Hilo students with alumni scholarships. To date, 25 students have received the award. The association organizes two signature events annually to fund these scholarships: the Distinguished Alumni and Service Awards Banquet and the Alumni Scholarship Golf Tournament.
For more information on scholarship criteria and application procedures, visit http://hilo.hawaii.edu/alumni/scholarship-criteria.php or call 974-7501 or 974-7643.