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Scholarship Opportunities

 
The education you've been hoping for is within reach. The University of Hawaiʻi at Mānoa proudly announces OVER $1.5 MILLION in scholarship opportunities for high school seniors and transfer students.

New Warrior Scholarships
The New Warrior Scholarships are scholarships created for the New Warrior in mind, and are comprised of the Regents, Chancellor's, Mānoa Excellence and Mānoa International Excellence scholarships.
SCHOLARSHIP AWARD AMOUNT RESIDENCY STATUS CLASS
STANDING
GRADE POINT
AVERAGE
SAT SCORE ACT SCORE
REGENTS Full tuition + $4,000/year
stipend + $2,000 travel grant
Resident Freshman 3.5 1380 29
CHANCELLOR'S $10,000/year Resident Freshman 3.5 1300 25
MĀNOA EXCELLENCE
SCHOLARSHIP
In-State tuition U.S.
Non-Resident
Freshman 3.5 1200 23
MĀNOA INTERNATIONAL
EXCELLENCE SCHOLARSHIP
In-State tuition International
Non-Resident
Freshman 3.5 "High" SAT "High" ACT
DEADLINE: January 15
APPLICANT: Freshman
RESIDENT STATUS: Resident or Non-Resident (WUE students* ineligible)
www.hawaii.edu/fas/info/nws.php

Mānoa Academic Merit Scholarship
The Mānoa Academic Merit Scholarship is an automatic $2,000 scholarship per year for four years of undergraduate study for first-time degree seeking students. Students must have a 3.5 GPA, 1200 SAT or 23 ACT upon the time of application to UH Mānoa. Students who receive a New Warrior Scholarship or are accepted into DMEAP are ineligible for the Mānoa Academic Merit Scholarship.
DEADLINE: March 1
APPLICANT: Freshman
RESIDENT STATUS: Resident or Non-Resident (including WUE students*)

Doctor of Medicine Early Acceptance Program
The Doctor of Medicine Early Acceptance Program (DMEAP) offers direct entry into the John A. Burns School of Medicine, in addition to a tuition scholarship for four years of schooling and other value-added benefits for the student. GPA and test score requirements and additional information, including application requirements, can be found on the DMEAP website.
DEADLINE: December 1 @ 4:30 pm
APPLICANT: Freshman
RESIDENT STATUS: Resident
manoa.hawaii.edu/admissions/undergrad/early_admissions

Presidential Scholarship
Presidential Scholars receive a full-time, 12 credit per semester tuition waiver for two years of undergraduate study. All scholars receive a $4,000 per year stipend and a one time travel grant of $2,000. Presidential scholarships are awarded to Hawaii resident college juniors, with preference to current UH System students, who have a cumulative GPA of 3.7 for all college level coursework, a record of sustained progress in academic courses, and evidence of superior academic achievement or creative endeavor.
DEADLINE: January 15
APPLICANT: Transfer (must be a full-time junior by end of spring semester)
RESIDENT STATUS: Resident
www.hawaii.edu/fas/info/presidential_scholarship.php

Additional Financing and Scholarship Opportunities & Contact Information
For additional scholarship and financing opportunities, please visit our financial aid website or take a look at our Paying for College flyer.

Questions on the scholarships listed above? Email: manoa.scholarships@hawaii.edu or call the Office of Admissions 808-956-8975.
All scholarships are subject to change without notice.

*Western Undergraduate Exchange (WUE) students are students who are legal residents of the following states or territories: AK, AZ, CA, CO, ID, MT, ND, NM, NV, OR, SD, UT, WA, WY, CNMI or Guam.