Over 60 Scholarships. Only 1 Common Application
Kapi‘olani Community College (KCC) administered over 60 different scholarships. Additionally, there are numberous UH System scholarships that KCC students can apply. Yet most students only need to fill out one common scholarship application. Thanks to the generosity of private individuals and organizations who wish to reward students for a wide variety of accomplishments, including, but not limited to, academic achievement, service to the school and community, leadership ability, first-generation college-going, and specific major and career choices. This UH System Common Scholarship Application is made available in November and the APPLICATION DEADLINE is MARCH 1st.
Criteria for selection vary depending on the area of study. In general, scholarships are awarded on the basis of financial need, not necessarily as defined by federal guidelines. Many also have a minimum grade point average requirement. The availability of Kapi‘olani Community College (KCC) administered scholarships vary from year to year.