MAWHCC Scholarship Program Qualifications and Expectations
MAWHCC SCHOLARSHIP ELIGIBILITY QUALIFICATIONS
Be a legal citizen of the USA
Be a current MAWHCC member (dues paid) for at least 1 year prior to applying
Be an active member by participating in MAWHCC fundraisers, activities, meetings, committees or volunteer work involving Hawaiian cultural or academic studies or other Hawaiian related activities
Minimum GPA required in order to apply: 2.0
REQUIRED DOCUMENTS TO SUBMIT ALONG WITH SCHOLARSHIP APPLICATION
Unofficial Transcript or Grade Report of high school or college grades
Two letters of recommendation (personal, work or teachers) for new applicants
Copy of formal admission letter and/or class schedule from the college, university or vocational school
Short essay of your degree intent and career goal and how this scholarship will assist you in meeting it. The essay will be submitted in the online application form. It is recommended you use a word processing program then copy and paste your essay into the application form.
Email copies to: firstname.lastname@example.org
SCHOLARSHIP RECIPIENT EXPECTATIONS
Maintain at least a 2.0 GPA or 3.0 GPA if enrolled in a Graduate program. NOTE: If a recipient drops out of school the recipient will request of their school for any scholarship monies awarded to them to be refunded and payable to MAWHCC Scholarship Fund.
Continue to be a current (dues paid) and active member of MAWHCC and/or the Hawaiian community in WA state. If not possible to participate due to time or geographic distance, designated family or friends may volunteer in your stead.
Submit grade report of unofficial transcript and a brief written progress report at the end of each term along with a copy of next term’s class schedule to the Scholarship Committee chairperson at email@example.com.
IMPORTANT: Application and required documents must be completed and postmarked no later than 30 days prior to the start of the program. Scholarship grants are given on a first come first serve basis. Award amounts may vary depending on balance of funds available or the current academic year.
For QUESTIONS or to submit a completed application and documents: email firstname.lastname@example.org