Each of the 17 scholars, from high schools throughout the state, will receive in excess of $29,376 covering four years tuition.
Seventeen students from public and private high schools throughout the state of Hawai‘i have been awarded the prestigious 2022-23 Chancellor’s Scholarship by the University of Hawai‘i at Hilo.
Recipients and their high schools are:
- Jaydee Ah Sing, Waiākea High School
- Nai‘a Balancio, Konawaena High School
- Anaheim-Joy Brown, Kamehameha-Hawai‘i Campus
- Zachary Bulcao-Moore, King Kekaulike High School
- Mikayla Carter, Makua Lani Christian Academy
- Shayne Dagupion, Kealakehe High School
- Samson David, Myron B. Thompson Academy
- Kealohilani Grace, Kamehameha-Hawai‘i Campus
- Xander Grouns, Waiākea High School
- Kadden Kobayashi, Kaua‘i High School
- Roanne Mendoza, Kea‘au High School
- Maureen Moreno, Kea‘au High School
- Teiya Myers, Kailua High School
- Princess Jona Natania Respicio, Honoka‘a High and Intermediate School
- Sydney Shiroma, Sacred Hearts Academy
- Ryo Soranaka, Aiea High School
- Timothy Wiley, Kapolei High School
The award, valued in excess of $29,376, covers four years of tuition for students graduating from a Hawai‘i high school who earned a grade point average of at least 3.5 or higher while demonstrating leadership and/or community service.
All Chancellor Scholarship recipients are required to enroll as full-time students and earn a minimum of 30 credits each academic year. They must also maintain a cumulative grade point average of 3.25 and participate in leadership activities and or community services with other Chancellor Scholars.