The Kona Chapter of the Royal Order of Kamehameha I (Moku O Kona), will again be offering scholarships to local high school graduates of West Hawaii to help them pursue their goals of higher education at a two or four year college. This is an annual scholarship program that Moku O Kona is offering and hopefully it will continue annually with the assistance of the local community and area kupuna.
Criteria for selection includes:
- academic excellence
- letters of recommendation
- financial need
- personal achievements
- community involvement
- an essay on how you would help the Hawaiian people of today and how you would use your degree to help continue to preserve and perpetuate the ancient customs and traditions of Hawaii.
Applications are available by download (PDF).
Completed applications must be postmarked by May 31, 2016.