ハナ・リマ・スカラシップ・プログラム (HLSP)

Aloha,

We are pleased to announce that our NEW online application for the Hana Lima Scholarship Program (HLSP) is now available at www.alulike.org/hlsp.

The Hana Lima Scholarship Program (HLSP) provides financial assistance to Native Hawaiian students participating in a vocational or technical education program (Associates Degree/Certificate) in Hawaii for occupations that can provide a “living wage”. The scholarship may assist with tuition, books, and other required tools and uniforms. Guidelines have expanded beyond non-traditional students to include Native Hawaiian students considered low-income. Students with special circumstances, such as extended separation from school or unpaid probationary apprenticeship training, should also inquire about the program.

The Hana Lima Scholarship Program (HLSP) provides financial assistance to Native Hawaiian students participating in a vocational or technical education program (Associates Degree/Certificate) in Hawaii for occupations that can provide a “living wage”.  The scholarship may assist with tuition, books, and other required tools and uniforms.  Guidelines have expanded beyond non-traditional students to include Native Hawaiian students considered low-income.  Students with special circumstances, such as extended separation from school or unpaid probationary apprenticeship training, should also inquire about the program.

Eligibility

As an applicant, you must meet the following criteria:

  • Be of Native Hawaiian Ancestry
  • Be a resident of the State of Hawai‘i
  • Received a High School Diploma or equivalent
  • Not currently receiving any Kamehameha Schools financial aid for post-secondary education
  • Maintain a 2.0 or higher grade point average (GPA)
  • Be enrolled at least half-time in a vocational degree (AA or AS – Associates Degree) or certification program in one of the approved educational institutions in Hawai‘i listed on the application.
  • We DO NOT assist with Baccalaureate, Graduate, or Professional Degrees

 

Terms and Conditions

  • The Hana Lima Scholarship award is a $1,500 award to be used toward tuition, fees, books, and other required tools or uniforms for a vocational program. Scholarship checks are mailed directly to the school or program. Please note the maximum times an applicant may receive the Hana Lima Scholarship is twice during their lifetime.

 

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Applications accepted ongoing throughout the academic year and based on available funding

If you have any further questions or concerns, please do not hesitate to contact us at 808 535-6700 or HanaLima@alulike.org.
Mahalo,
Hana Lima Scholarship Program

ALU LIKE, Inc. - Career and Technical Education Department
Native Hawaiian Financial Aid Assistance Programs
Airport Financial Center
2969 Māpunapuna Place, Suite 200
Honolulu, Hawai`i 96819
United States of America