Financial Support

Contact the Undergraduate Chair for more information:

Vrinda Dalmiya, Undergraduate Chair
Sakamaki Hall B-303
t: 808.956.5981

David Hall Prize

Students are invited to submit their best papers for the David Hall Prize, an expenses-paid trip to read the prize-winning essay at the Undergraduate Philosophy Conference, held annually in Oneonta, NY. Award amount varies. Submission deadline is the 3rd Monday in January. Papers should be submitted to the Undergraduate Chair.

Ashok Kumar Malhotra “Seva” Award

This award recognizes undergraduate and graduate students who combine academic excellence and community service. 1-2 awards are given each year, worth $500-$1,000. Application deadline is March 1.

East-West Center and Area Center Support

The East-West Center and the various UH Mānoa Area Centers offer many opportunities to UH students in the way of financial and educational support.

East-West Center Scholarships

(full-time students in various fields)
For more information, click here.

Area Centers

Please refer to the following links for information on financial support through UH Mānoa Area Centers:

Center for Chinese Studies

Center for Japanese Studies

Center for Korean Studies

Center for South Asian Studies

UH Foundation Scholarships

For information on UH Foundation scholarships and deadlines, logon to the student scholarships database (STAR) with your UHM username and password.