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Chancellor's Scholarship Application Instructions and Eligibility


The Chancellor Scholarship is a prestigious award created for graduates from Hawaiʻi High Schools that covers four years of tuition.

Application Deadline

Apply by March 1st.

Eligibility Criteria

  • Accepted by UH Hilo.
  • Graduating from a Hawaiʻi high school.
  • Bona fide resident of Hawaiʻi.
  • GPA of 3.5 or higher, and 1800 old SAT (reading, writing, math) or 1280 new SAT (reading, writing, math), or a composite score of 27 on the ACT.
  • Demonstrated leadership and/or community service.

Expectations

Chancellor’s Scholars will be expected to:

  • Maintain a 3.25 cumulative GPA.
  • Earn 24 credits per year.
  • Enroll as a full-time student.
  • Participate in leadership activities and/or community service with other Chancellor’s Scholars.
  • Maintain continuous enrollment.
  • Scholars are encouraged to participate in the National Student Exchange program during their second or third year in college.

Application Requirements

All of the above must be received by March 1.

Application Submission

UH Hilo Admissions Office
200 W. Kāwili St.
Hilo, HI 96720