Hawaii Chamber of Commerce of Northern California (HCCNC) Scholarship
by Hawaiʻi Chamber of Commerce of Northern California (HCCNC)
The goal of this scholarship is to support future leaders as role models for the Hawai‘i community.
The Scholarship Program is aimed at strengthening the pipeline of Bay Area college-bound students and ensuring retention so that more students obtain their degrees, support qualified Kama‘aina, and assist them in making the transition from high school to college, and from Hawai‘i to the mainland.
Applications, which require a written essay describing each applicant’s strengths, and how their education will benefit the Hawai‘i community, are evaluated on the following criteria:
- Demonstrated leadership qualities
- Involvement in the community
- Clarity of direction and goals
- Academic achievement
- Letters of recommendation