Hana Lima Scholarship:
The Hana Lima Scholarship provides financial assistance to students participating in a vocational or technical education program for occupations that can provide a "living wage." This scholarship is available to students in vocational programs that lead to a specific segment of employment. This $1,500 scholarship gives financial assistance toward tuition and fees, books and other required tools or uniforms for a vocational program
The Hana Lima Scholarship is a need-based award with preference given to non-traditional students: Single parents, disabled (meets ADA definition), houseless, sole-income providers, previously incarcerated and wards of the court. Students pursuing a major in Liberal Arts are not eligible for this scholarship as the Hana Lima Scholarship supports students who have declared and are committed to a specific program of study.
As an applicant, you must meet the following criteria:
- Be of Native Hawaiian Ancestry
- Be a resident of the State of Hawai‘i
- Be enrolled at least half time in a vocational degree or certification program in one of the approved educational institutions in Hawai‘i listed on the application.
- Maintain a 2.0 or higher grade point average (GPA)
DOWNLOAD: Hana Lima Brochure
Applications for Spring 2014
are no longer being accepted.
Students who have submitted or post-marked a Hana Lima Scholarship application by the January 17, 2014 deadline will receive notification
of their award status by mail within 3-4 weeks.
Award status will NOT be given over the phone.
Please check our website for the next Hana Lima Scholarship application.
Additional information can be found in our brochure. Should you have any further questions or concerns, please do not hesitate to contact us.
Hana Lima Scholarship Program
ALU LIKE, Inc., Kā Ipu Kā‘eo Department
Telephone: (808) 535-6700 | Email: HanaLima@alulike.org