Maui News

Maui Educational Opportunity Center Assists Students with College Scholarship Opportunities

Listen to this Article
1 minute
Loading Audio... Article will play after ad...
Playing in :00
A
A
A

The Maui Educational Opportunity Center is assisting students with two upcoming scholarship opportunities available for college students offered through the University of Hawaiʻi: the Mānaiakalani for first-generation or low income college students, and Kūlia scholarships for those who lost their jobs due to COVID-19.

Mānaiakalani Scholarship

The Mānaiakalani Scholarship is ideal for first-generation college students or students who come from low-income backgrounds. Preference will be given to those who are of Native Hawaiian ancestry. The deadline for the application has been extended to July 30, 2021.

Applicants must be a Maui or Molokaʻi resident, planning to attend the University of Hawaiʻi Maui College for the fall 2021 semester, and be enrolled in a minimum of six credits )including a required cohort class).

For more information or assistance:

Kūlia Scholarship

The Kūlia Scholarship is geared more towards those who lost their jobs due to COVID-19.

ARTICLE CONTINUES BELOW AD

Applicants must be a Hawaiʻi resident, must have graduated high school prior to 2020, and must be admitted and enrolled as a UHCC student for the Fall of 2021.

ARTICLE CONTINUES BELOW AD

The scholarship is for applicants who: are currently or have been furloughed or laid off from a job in Hawaiʻi because of COVID-19 impacts (since March 2020), or have documented furlough or lay off for Fall 2021 (Aug.-Dec. 2021).

Priority will be given to those who were full-time employees. Applicants must be either new to the UH system or last attended a UH campus prior to 2020.

The deadline to apply is Aug. 8, 2021.

ARTICLE CONTINUES BELOW AD

For more information or assistance:

Subscribe to our Newsletter

Stay in-the-know with daily or weekly
headlines delivered straight to your inbox.
Cancel
Mahalo for Subscribing
×
Make the most of your Maui vacation with these top-rated activities: Maui Top 20: Maui Visitor & Tourism Information

Comments

This comments section is a public community forum for the purpose of free expression. Although Maui Now encourages respectful communication only, some content may be considered offensive. Please view at your own discretion. View Comments