Before applying for any scholarships on this page, go here for information on how scholarships will affect your financial aid pdf icon*.

If you have received or will receive a scholarship check from a private donor, please see this information.

UH Scholarships

New Warrior Scholarships
(New Incoming Freshmen Only)
    - Regent's Scholarship
    - Provost Achievement Scholarship (formerly Chancellor's Scholarship)
    - Mānoa Excellence Scholarship
    - Mānoa International Excellence Scholarship

Presidential Scholarship
Automatic Admissions Scholarships
UH Mānoa Student Scholarships (STAR)
University of Hawaiʻi Foundation icon
University of Hawaiʻi System-wide Scholarships external-link icon external-link icon
UH Mānoa Financial Aid Scholarships
(requires login)
UH Mānoa Kua'ana Tuition Waiver

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Local Scholarships

The following scholarship links are to external websites (external-link icon).

AAUW Honolulu Branch Scholarship
AAUW Windward Branch Scholarship
Alu Like Inc. Scholarship for Native Hawaiians
American Business Women's Association - Onipa'a Chapter  
Associated Chinese University Women, Inc.
Charles R. Kendall Scholarship
Crown Prince Akihito Scholarship Foundation
Dan Moriarty Memorial Scholarship
Delta Kappa Gamma Beta Beta State Lucille Hodgins Grant Application information and form here.
Faith Memorial Scholarship Fund
Gear Up Hawaiʻi Scholarships
Executive Women International of Honolulu ASIST Scholarship
Hawaiʻi Community Foundation
Hawaiian Civic Club of Honolulu
Hickam Officers' Spouses' Club Scholarship
Japanese Women's Society Foundation
Kamehameha Schools Scholarship
Kualoa-Heeia Ecumenical Youth Key Project
Na Kilohana 'O Wahine Chapter Scholarships
Outrigger Duke Kahanamoku Foundation 
Palama Settlement's Education Scholarship
PATCH (Early Childhood Education)
Pauahi Foundation  
Prince Kuhio Hawaiian Civic Club
Scholar's App
Society of Asian Art of Hawaii, Inc. Scholarship
USS Bowfin Memorial Scholarship

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Warning! Please read before searching.

A word of caution to students and their families seeking scholarships for college. Don't pay for help to find money for college. Families are encouraged to check companies which have made offers by contacting the Better Business Bureau to verify its reputation and if complaints have been made. Please also see: Office of Inspector General for more information on scholarship scams.

To report any case of scholarship fraud, contact the Federal Trade Commission ( or call 1-877-382-4357.

National Scholarships and Searches

African American Scholarships
Asian American Scholarships
Athletic Scholarships
College Board Scholarship Search
The Elie Wiesel Foundation Prize in Ethics Essay Contest
Foster Youth Grants
Gates Millennium Scholarships
Giva Nursing Student Scholarship
Government Finance Officers Association
International Scholarship and Tuition Services, Inc.
Latino Scholarships
Life Happens Scholarship
Mensa Foundation
Military Scholarships and Benefits
Native American Scholarships
Point Foundation LGBTQ Scholarship Scholarship
Sallie Mae Scholarship Search
Scholarship America>
Soroptimist International Women's Opportunity Award
Unigo College Scholarship Directory
Veterans United Foundation Scholarship

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Other Options

Ameri Corps
Chuuk State Scholarship Application will be posted here if/when we receive it each year.
Financial Guide for Disabled Students
Tax Benefits for Higher Education

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