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Programs and scholarships

Active programs


  • K–12 EDUCATION

    Campus Program

    Connecting keiki to their roots, nurturing their dreams and encouraging them to use their voice. Kamehameha Schools provides meaningful educational opportunities for Native Hawaiian learners to explore their potential and develop as ‘ōiwi leaders.

    Application window: August 15, 2020 – September 30, 2020
    Age group: Check website for entry grade levels for each campus

    How to apply:
    Hawaii Campus | Kapālama Campus | Maui Campus

    Kīpona Scholarship

    Need-based scholarship for students enrolling in participating non-Kamehameha private schools statewide. Available for returning students and new 6th or 9th grade students.

    Application window: August 15, 2020 – September 30, 2020
    Age group: Students entering grades 6 and 9

    For kōkua, call (808) 534-8080.

    How to apply »

    Campus Financial Aid

    Need-based aid for students attending one Kamehameha School’s three K-12 campuses. Students must reapply each year and awards may change due to a family’s current information.

    Application window: August 15, 2020 – February 28, 2021
    Age group: Students entering grades K-12

    How to apply »



Upcoming programs

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  • COLLEGE SCHOLARSHIPS

    KS College Scholarships

    Need-based scholarships for college students pursuing undergraduate and graduate degrees

    Application window: October 1, 2020 – January 15, 2021
    Age group: College students
    Program info and application instructions »

    ‘Imi Na‘auao Scholarship

    Scholarships for college students pursuing a graduate degree

    Application window: October 1, 2020 – January 15, 2021
    Age group: College students
    Program info and application instructions »

    Pauahi Foundation Scholarships

    Over 100 merit- and need-based scholarships for undergraduate and graduate students that have been created by private donors and awarded based on many factors

    Application window: December 21, 2020 – January 29, 2021
    Age group: College students
    Program info and application instructions »


  • EARLY COLLEGE

    Early College Scholarship

    This need-based scholarship is available to high school students who plan to enroll in a course(s) offered through the University of Hawaiʻi while attending a participating high school.

    Application window: October 1, 2020 – January 15, 2021
    Age group: students in 9 – 11 grades
    Program info and application instructions »


  • COLLEGE INTERNSHIPS

    Kāpili ‘Oihana Internship Program

    Kāpili ‘Oihana Internship Program (KOIP) is a statewide 14-week summer internship program for college students.

    Spring 2021 application window: October 1, 2020 – October 31, 2020
    Age group: College students
    Program info and application instructions »



  • COLLEGE AND CAREER GUIDANCE

    Kamehameha Scholars

    Nationally acclaimed college and career counseling program that provides students entering 9th and 10th grade with post-secondary planning, year-round workshops, and interactive lessons grounded in the Hawaiian culture.

    Application window: March 15, 2021 – April 30, 2021
    Age group: Servicing students Grades 9-12 (admissions for students entering Grades 9-10)
    Program info and application instructions »


 
 

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Kawaiaha‘o Plaza

567 South King St
Honolulu, HI 96813
(808) 523-6200

KS Hawai‘i

16-716 Volcano Rd
Kea‘au, HI 96749
(808) 982-0000

KS Kapālama

1887 Makuakāne St
Honolulu, HI 96817
(808) 842-8211

KS Maui

275 ‘A‘apueo Pkwy
Pukalani, HI 96768
(808) 572-3100