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HMSA Kaimana Awards

Kaimana Awards & Scholarship Program 2021-22

Deadline: February 25 2022 at 11:59 PM HST (Midnight)


The HMSA Kaimana Awards & Scholarship Program honors high school seniors and their schools for excellence in academics, athletics, community service, healthy activities, and sportsmanship. Due to the COVID-19 pandemic and the many changes in the 2021-22 school year, we’re pleased to announce that we have relaxed the requirements to make Kaimana scholarships available to a wider pool of students.

Eligible students must:

  1. Graduate from a Hawaii high school in 2022.
  2. Have a 2.75 or higher GPA as determined by their school’s registrar’s office.
  3. Submit an official transcript with their GPA verified and signed by an authorized member of the school faculty.
  4. Write a personal statement and an essay about community and well-being.
  5. Submit two letters of recommendation from school faculty, mentors, or coaches.
  6. Not mandatory but encouraged: Participation in HHSAA league-sanctioned sports and involvement in community service.