Hands of Hope Scholarship

2013 recipient Sterling Higa with Stan Hirose

The College of Arts and Humanities would like to recognize Mr. Stan Hirose, donor of the Hands of Hope Scholarship and Chairman of the Board of the Hands of Hope Foundation Hawaii. Founded in 1993, the Hands of Hope Foundation Hawaii is a non-profit organization benefiting education in Hawaii and those with special challenges. This year Mr. Hirose will retire from the Board. To celebrate his legacy, two scholarships were donated to the College of Arts and Humanities. Fall 2013 recipients are Communicology major Sterling Higa and American Studies and Political Science double major Justina La. Congratulations to Mr. Hirose for 20 years of service to the community and to our scholarship recipients!