2009 Hui Makaala Scholarship
Hui Makaala is currently soliciting applications
to the 2009 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 2008, Hui Makaala awarded $2,000 and $3,000
scholarships to nine recipients for a total of $20,000 awarded.
This year, the scholarship will be now available to current college
students. Please inquire for more information to: email@example.com.
Below is the 2009 Application. Or download a PDF of the application here. All applications must be postmarked by JUNE 1, 2009 and mailed to Hui Makaala Scholarship Committee, P.O. Box 2604, Honolulu, Hawai`i 96803.
NAME (First, Middle, Last) SEX
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 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. HIGH SCHOOL TRANSCRIPT AND SAT/ACT SCORES – Transcripts MUST include first
semester grades of your senior year.
DEADLINE: Completed applications (including all of the above) are DUE JUNE 1, 2009 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: firstname.lastname@example.org if you have any questions.
Applicant’s Signature Date