Kiana Lei VallenteOperations Coordinator
The Hawaii Rise Foundation builds on these strengths, which were cited as particular qualities of the Big Island (Islander Institute, 2018). By partnering with local leaders and businesses, we apply the resources and expertise of community members to offer educational services, programs, and support.
2021 Deadline closed
applications open in
For the sixth year, Keaukaha General Store is offering the Holomua Scholarship to high school seniors. The “Holomua Scholarship”, encourages students to “holomua,” or “improve, progress and move forward”.
Past Hawaii Scholarship Winners
Jolene Hirata was awarded the 2018 Rachel Leilani Gangwes Scholarship of $1,000 by community partner
Kalama Kala’i Morales Keaukaha General Store has named Kalama Kala’i Morales as the recipient of
- Open to all native Hawaiians
- Any College Grade Level
- Yearly scholarship application deadline July 30th