UH Hilo Announces Chancellor’s Scholarship Recipients
The University of Hawai‘i at Hilo (UHH) reports that 11 students from Hawai‘i public and private high schools have been awarded the prestigious Chancellor’s Scholarship by UHH for 2019-2020.
The 2019-2020 recipients and their respective high schools include:
- Sabina Boo Riversa, Kea‘au High School
- Kawailehua Burnz, Kapa‘a High School
- Nancy Costales, Christian Liberty Academy
- Taylor Eleola, Hawaiʻi Baptist Academy
- Bree Foster, Kamehameha – Hawai‘i Campus
- David Freund, Kea‘au High School
- Joshua Irwin, Waiakea High School
- Kit Neikirk, Connections Public Charter School
- Nicole Otsuka, Maui High School
- Ashley Rynkewicz, Waiakea High School
- Jaedyn Pavao, Kamehameha – Kapalama Campus
The award, valued in excess of $29,300, covers four years of tuition for students graduating from a Hawai‘i high school who earned either a GPA of at least 3.5, a combined 1800 SAT (reading, writing, math), or a composite score of 27 on the ACT while demonstrating leadership and/or community service.
Chancellor’s Scholars are required to enroll as full-time students and earn a minimum of 24 credits each academic year. They must also maintain a cumulative GPA of 3.25 and participate in leadership activities and/or community service with other Chancellor’s Scholars.
For more information about UH Hilo’s Chancellor’s Scholarship, go online.