All students that received free or reduced price lunch from a Waianae Coast elementary, middle, or high school are eligible to apply for proactive scholarships.

scholarship commitments

  • Every scholar commits to writing a thank-you letter to the donors that make this program possible, along with pictures from the event and a headshot
  • Every scholar commits to volunteering for 2 hours at the annual Hoku Relay fundraiser over Presidents' Day weekend


Application deadlines are the last day of every month. All submissions will be reviewed and decisions made within 2 weeks following each application deadline. For the best chance of success, follow the guidelines below.

Scholarship criteria

  • The scholar has a demonstrated interest and passion for the subject matter
  • The opportunity builds skills that will be useful in high school, college, and beyond
  • There is a financial need for the funds - proof of free or reduced price lunch status


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