Jordan & Cara Odo Leadership Scholarship

February 26, 2025
Awards Available: 1

Scholarship Description

The Hawaii High School Seniors Scholarship provides an excellent opportunity for Hawaii high school seniors planning to pursue a two- or four-year college education. Two scholarships, each worth $1,000, will be awarded to deserving students who meet the eligibility criteria. With a minimum GPA of 2.5 on a 4.0 scale, this scholarship aims to support the educational aspirations of Hawaii's youth.

Scholarship Details

  • Two scholarships available, each valued at $1,000
  • Applicable for students planning to attend a two- or four-year college
  • Application deadline: February 26th
  • Applicants may apply for one scholarship only

Eligibility Criteria

  • Open to Hawaii high school seniors
  • Applicants must demonstrate an intent to return to Hawaii
  • Engagement in extra-curricular activities, with a preference for those showcasing leadership skills and interests
  • Consideration given to other factors aligning with the Foundation's goals

Application Process

  1. Prepare a resume outlining your achievements and experiences.
  2. Compose a concise essay (maximum 300 words) addressing the following questions:
    • What is an issue that you believe affects our island communities?
    • How are you currently addressing this issue?
    • What are your plans for addressing it further while pursuing your college degree?
  3. Write a personal statement (maximum 500 words).
  4. Submit your application by the deadline to be considered for this valuable scholarship opportunity.

We encourage all eligible Hawaii high school seniors to apply for this scholarship and take a step toward achieving your college dreams while making a positive impact on our island communities. Scholarship Search