The Friends of the Library Kona (F.O.L.K.S.) awarded scholarships ranging from $500 to $1000 to Big Island students pursuing their degree in the LIS Program. Congratulations to Joy Holland, Mara Paio, and Annemarie Aweau, who were the recipients.
This new scholarship targets Big Island students based on their academic excellence, personal achievements, references, and financial need. More information about the scholarship is available on the organization’s web site at http://folkhawaii.com/