School Year 2021-2022 PreK-12 application information will be available on August 15, 2020.

We continue to carefully monitor the COVID-19 (Coronavirus) situation, which is evolving quickly. It may be necessary for Kamehameha Schools to continue to adapt and update our practices in response to guidance and directives from state and federal health officials. As more information becomes available, we are committed to providing timely, relevant updates about any impacts on KS operations. KS Financial Aid & Scholarships Office will provide timely updates on this page.

For additional updates on COVID-19 that affect Kamehameha Schools, click here to visit our Mālama Ola page.

Pre-K–12 Programs

For school year 2020-2021, all financial aid or scholarship programs are continuing to be processed. We are sharing the following program updates with you:

PROGRAMNOTIFICATION DATE
Kipona ScholarshipJune 6, 2020
Pauahi Keiki ScholarsJuly 15, 2020
KS Financial AidJuly 15, 2020

To alleviate any hardship that students and families may be facing, the service hours requirement will be waived for the 2020-2021 school year. Families do not need to submit attendance and service hours in the Hoʻoulu Kaiaulu Parent Portal.

Post-High Programs

For school year 2020-2021, we have completed reviewing all applications. For KS College Scholarships, applicants must login to KS Net Partner and go to the Scholarship Decision page to view the outcome of their application.

For the ʻImi Naʻauao Scholarship, please view the outcome of your application by logging in to the Scholarship Manager at Hawaii Community Foundation.

To alleviate any hardship that students may be facing, the community service requirement will be waived for the 2019-2020 & 2020-2021 school years. Students do not need to submit community service activities in the Community Service Portal.

Applications are currently closed.

Preschool

Kamehameha Schools Preschool Financial Aid Program

For keiki ages 3 and 4 currently attending or invited to attend one of Kamehameha’s 29 preschool sites

Application Information

Pauahi Keiki Scholars (PKS) Preschool Scholarship Program
For keiki 3 years and older currently attending or planning to attend a participating preschool in Hawai’i.

Application Information

K-12th Grade
Kipona Scholarship Program
For new or returning/renewal students attending or planning to attend a participating private school in Hawaiʻi.

Application Information

Kamehameha Schools K-12 Financial Aid Program
For keiki currently attending or invited to attend one of the three Kamehameha Schools campuses.

Application Information

Kamehameha Schools Summer School Financial Aid Program
For keiki planning to attend a Kamehameha Schools campus Summer School Program in 2019.

Application Information

Post-High

KS College Scholarships
Scholarships available to students pursuing an undergraduate or graduate degree and include the Nā Hoʻokama a Pauahi, Mauō, & Hoʻokawowo scholarships.

2020-2021 Application Window
Oct. 1, 2019 – Jan. 31, 2020

Pauahi Foundation
100+ scholarships available to undergraduate students and graduate students.

2020-2021 Application Window
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ʻImi Naʻauao
Merit scholarship available to students pursuing a graduate degree.

2020-2021 Application Window
Nov. 15, 2019 – Jan. 31, 2020

Early College Credit
College course credit scholarship available to students at participating Hawaiʻi high schools.

2020-2021 Application Window
Nov. 15, 2019 – Jan. 31, 2020

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