A college education has become a significant expense for most families and requires careful planning. Whatever your financial situation is, we encourage you to use this information to help you understand college funding so you can navigate the financial aid process with greater ease.
States provide many financial aid opportunities to help ease the cost of a college education. Please select the state you reside in to learn about state sponsored internships, scholarships and financial aid programs for undergraduate students and assistantships, fellowships, and residency programs for graduate and professional students.
The following are financial aid programs available to students who are residents of the state of Hawaii. For more detailed information on state financial aid programs contact the financial aid office at the college of your choice or your high school guidance counselor.
Awarded to students who are bonafide residents of Hawai’i and based on exceptional financial need and availability. It is currently known as the Leveraging Educational Assistance Partnership (LEAP) Program
Low-interest rate loans for financially needy undergraduate and graduate/professional students who are bonafide Hawaii residents.
A limited number of tuition waivers are available to resident and non-resident students who demonstrate financial need, merit, or service.
Awarded to students based on financial need and availability.
To be eligible for this scholarship, students must: