For 50 years, the College Opportunities Program (COP) at the University of Hawaiʻi at Mānoa has created an alternative pathway for for approximately 3,800 Hawaiʻi students who had the drive to enter university but may not have met the minimum requirements.
Two University of Hawaiʻi at Hilo students were awarded the Audrey S. Furukawa Study Abroad Scholarship for fall 2019. The scholarship was created to provide UH Hilo students with an opportunity to begin their global education.
A decades old promise has turned into a donation to the Hawai‘i Community College Learning Center.
Ambition was never a problem for Britney (Kanoe) Quibelan. She had big goals as a child, dreaming of being an FBI agent and then a psychologist. She settled on becoming a doctor when she realized the field could offer a blend of her interests in piecing together mysteries and talking with and helping people.
Hundreds of lives that have been transformed through the groundbreaking Waiʻaleʻale Project at Kauaʻi Community College, which celebrates its 10th year in 2019.
Undergraduate students got hands-on experience in community engagement at Lyon Arboretum as part of UH Mānoa’s Summer Undergraduate Research Experience.
Thirty promising high school and college students were honored on July 18, as the 2019 University of Hawaiʻi Regents and Presidential Scholars during an awards ceremony at the UH Mānoa Campus Center Ballroom. The scholarship program was created in 1987 and has attracted some of Hawaiʻi’s best and brightest.
The University of Hawai‘i Foundation is delighted to announce that Richard Wacker, president and CEO of American Savings Bank, has been elected to serve as chair of the Foundation’s board of trustees. Wacker joined the board in 2011 and most recently served as vice chair.
The Peter Castro HIMB Graduate Student Travel Support Endowed Fund will subsidize graduate students’ travel to conferences abroad so future researchers will have opportunities Castro missed.
UH West O‘ahu
William S. Richardson School of Law
Clinical Building Dedication
Fall Dan & Maggie Inouye Distinguished Chair in Democratic Ideals
Former HEI Executive Bob Clarke establishes $100,000 scholarship endowment at Shidler
Visitor industry leader Keith Vieira donates $1 million to Shidler College for scholarships
$3.6 Million Gift from Mamoru and Aiko Takitani Foundation supports Culinary Institute of the Pacific at Diamond Head
Y. Hata & Co. gratefully gives back to Culinary Institute
The Gary O. Galiher Hawaii Foundation makes $500,000 Gift to UH Law School
Kaiser Permanente Hawai‘i Medical Student Scholarship and MD Student Training Expansion
Northwestern Mutual Hawai‘i creates $50,000 scholarship at Shidler College
Hawaiian Electric supports science and engineering students with $50,000 gift