Fletcher & Fritzi Hoffmann Education Fund

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Amount
Awarded

$500

Awarded

Application Deadline

January 31

Friday
Awarded By:

Hawai'i Community Foundation

Number of Awards & Eligibility: One award offered annually.
In order to qualify, students must meet the following criteria:
  1. This award is for U.S. students.
  2. Must be a long-time resident of the Hamakua Coast on the island of Hawai'i. Preference will be given to Honoka'a High School graduates.
  3. Must plan to attend a college or vocational school on the island of Hawai'i.
  4. Must demonstrate academic achievement with a grade point average of 2.7 or higher.
  5. Must plan to attend an accredited two- or four-year college or university as a full-time student (12 credits per semester for undergraduate; 9 credits per semester for graduate).
  6. Must be a U.S. citizen.
  7. Must be a high school senior or older to apply for this undergraduate and graduate award.

In order to qualify, students must meet the following criteria:

Description: This scholarship is available for undergraduate and graduate students who are long-time residents of the Hamakua Coast on the island of Hawai'i and plan to attend a college or vocational school on the island of Hawai'i. Students must have a grade point average of 2.7 or higher.

Application requirements for the Fletcher & Fritzi Hoffmann Education Fund are:

  • FAFSA
  • Application form
  • Official Transcript
  • Personal statement
Additional Information: Fletcher Hoffman worked for many years for Honoka'a Sugar Company and Fritzi Hoffman was a nurse at the Honoka'a Hospital. Their desire in setting up this scholarship fund was to benefit the youth of the families who were impacted by the closing of the sugar plantations. All applicants for this award must demonstrate financial need and good moral character. Recipients will be notified after the scholarship selection committees meet, which could be any time between May and August.

Award Amount: $500 annually, non-renewable. Students may reapply each year.  The total dollars awarded for this scholarship is $500.

Deadline Information:

Deadline for this scholarship is Friday, January 31

Deadline Information:

Deadline for this scholarship is Friday, January 31

Online application forms are available on the Hawai'i Community Foundation website. The student should visit the Hawai'i Community Foundation's website for detailed instructions on how to complete the online application. In addition to the online application form, the student must submit the following supporting materials: the printed confirmation page that is generated after applying online; a typed, double-spaced personal statement of two to three pages answering the questions listed online; an official copy of his/her most recent transcript; and a copy of his/her SAR (Student Aid Report). The SAR is obtained by filing the FAFSA (Free Application for Federal Student Aid). The FAFSA is available online, at high school guidance offices, and at college financial aid offices. For this scholarship, the applicant's personal statement must include information on his/her family's history and roots in the Hamakua area. Note: Students WILL NOT be able to submit their application until all required supporting documents are electronically attached to the application. The application must be submitted by 4 p.m. HST on the deadline date.
Contact: -
Address: 1164 Bishop St. Suite 800 Honolulu, Hawaii 96813

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