East Hawaii News

Big Island Students Receive 2015 HAB Scholarship

Listen to this Article
1 minute
Loading Audio... Article will play after ad...
Playing in :00

Academic scholarships from the Hawai’i Association of Broadcasters, Inc. were awarded to two Big Island students. The pair were among 22 recipients state-wide, who receieved a combined total of $45,000 in scholarships.

Chloe Delaney, a graduate from Konawaena High School who will attend Linfield College; along with Kamakalia Waipa, a University of Hawai’i at Hilo student, were the Big Island recipients.The scholarship money is given to assist in their pursuit of a college degree and a career in broadcasting in Hawai’i.

Students eligible for the scholarships were required to hold a minimum 2.5 grade point average and the desire to work in the broadcast industry in Hawai’i after graduation. Applicants were required to complete an application form, a letter of recommendation from a current or former teacher, and an interview with the HAB scholarship committee.


Sponsored Content

Subscribe to our Newsletter

Stay in-the-know with daily or weekly
headlines delivered straight to your inbox.


This comments section is a public community forum for the purpose of free expression. Although Big Island Now encourages respectful communication only, some content may be considered offensive. Please view at your own discretion. View Comments