Free Financial Aid Workshops
The University of Hawaii is working with community partners to help Hawaii residents obtain the financial aid they need to attend any of the 10 UH campuses. A series of free workshops has been scheduled to provide information on federal financial aid forms and resources available to Native Hawaiian students.
Native Hawaiian Scholarship Aha
Attend free presentations for high school and college students, families, teachers, counselors and anyone interested in learning more about sources of financial aid available to Native Hawaiians.
Download a flyer: Workshop dates and locations (PDF)
|Waimea||Hawaiian Homestead Hall||November 18, 2014
|Kona||Kealakehe High School Cafeteria||November 19, 2014
|Hilo||University of Hawaii Hilo Theater (campus map)||November 20, 2014
|Kahului||UH Maui College Student Lounge (campus map PDF)||December 11, 2014
|Lanai||Lanai High School Cafeteria||January 27, 2015
|Molokai||Kulana Oiwi||January 28, 2015
|Hana||Hana High School Cafeteria||January 29, 2015
|Lihue||Kauai Community College Cafeteria (campus map)||December 2, 2014
The following are agencies that award financial aid to native Hawaiian college students:
- Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA)
- Hawaii Community Foundation
- Hana Lima Scholarship Program by Alu Like
- Kamehameha Schools Scholarship Program
- Ke Alii Pauahi Foundation
- Liko Ae Native Hawaiian Leadership Program
- Native Hawaiian Health Scholarship Program
- University of Hawaii System Common Scholarship Application
- University of Hawaii Regents and Presidential Scholarship Program
The Native Hawaiian Scholarship Aha workshops are presented by the University of Hawaii and community partners, including Office of Hawaiian Affairs, Pacific Financial Aid Association, Hawaii P-20, and Native Hawaiian Education Association.