2011 Hui Makaala Scholarship
Hui Makaala is currently soliciting applications
to the 2011 Hui Makaala Scholarship.
Over the years, it has awarded
hundreds of academic scholarships to Hawai`i’s college-bound high
school graduates, who not only have the drive to succeed but also an
interest in community service and the rich tapestry of Okinawan
culture. In 2010, Hui Makaala awarded $2,000 and $3,000
scholarships to six recipients for a total of $16,000 awarded.
In 2009, Hui Makaala opened its scholarships to currently enrolled
college students (8 total scholarships awarded, 1 of which was to a
student currently enrolled in college).
Below is the 2011 Application. A PDF of the Application can be found, by clicking here. All applications must be postmarked by JUNE 1, 2011 and mailed to Hui Makaala Scholarship Committee, P.O. Box 2604, Honolulu, Hawai`i 96803.
NAME (First, Middle, Last) GENDER
PLACE OF BIRTH DATE OF BIRTH
TELEPHONE (Home) (Cell) EMAIL
PART-TIME WORK HOURS PER WEEK
FATHER’S NAME AGE BIRTHPLACE
FATHER’S OCCUPATION & EMPLOYER
MOTHER’S NAME AGE BIRTHPLACE
MOTHER’S OCCUPATION & EMPLOYER
TOTAL ANNUAL HOUSEHOLD GROSS INCOME (check one)
$25,000 – 49,000 $50,000 – 74,000
$75,000 – 99,000 $100,000 – 149,000 $150,000 or more
NAME, AGE, MARITAL STATUS & OCCUPATION OF ALL BROTHERS & SISTERS:
ELEMENTARY SCHOOL YEAR GRADUATED
INTERMEDIATE SCHOOL YEAR GRADUATED
HIGH SCHOOL YEAR GRADUATED
INTENDED/CURRENT 4-YEAR COLLEGE MAJOR
INCLUDE THE FOLLOWING WITH YOUR APPLICATION:
1. ACTIVITIES – On a separate sheet, list extracurricular activities and any organizations of
which you are a member. Indicate offices held, awards/honors received, etc.
2. REFERENCES – On a separate sheet, list 2 references and indicate 1 non-relative and 1 relative
other than your immediate family. Include your reference’s name, occupation, address and telephone number.
3. ESSAY – On a separate sheet, write an essay about yourself stating why you are applying for
this scholarship and include a narrative about your Okinawan experiences and/or
interest in Okinawan culture.
4. LETTERS OF RECOMMENDATION – Provide 2 letters of recommendation from unrelated parties
5. TRANSCRIPT AND SAT/ACT SCORES – High School transcripts MUST include first
semester grades of your senior year. College applicants must include college transcript.
DEADLINE: Completed applications (including the above) are DUE JUNE 1, 2011 postmarked).
MAIL TO: Hui Makaala Scholarship Committee, P.O. Box 2604, Honolulu, Hawai`i 96803.
Please notify the Scholarship Committee of other scholarship awards you receive. You may accept up to $5,000 of other scholarship awards (not including financial aid/work study) to still be eligible for the Hui Makaala Scholarship. Note that students with full tuition waivers may not be eligible. Please email: email@example.com if you have any questions.
Applicant’s Signature Date