Educational Stipend

Educational Stipend

Eligibility

The application period is open as of June 1, 2022.  Application package deadline: August 24, 2022.  The application form can be found below by clicking the “blue button.”

The stipend can be used for continuing education, technical/trade schools, and on-line courses and testing.  Applicants must be an LVHCC Member or ‘Ohana Member of a person in LVHCC.  A stipend in the amount of $500 will be available for three recipients.  All awards are distributed directly to the educational institutions.

General

Stipends will be awarded at the next LVHCC Pacific Islander Festival & Ho’olaule’a.  All applicants will use LVHCC Education Form 102 and documents identified on the application will be submitted to the LVHCC Education Committee at: 7260 West Azure Drive, Suite 140-1052 Las Vegas, NV 89130.

Ho’omaika’i ‘ana ia ‘oe to Jeffrey Kahoa Hoapili, our 2021 Educational Stipend winner!  He received the stipend at our 29th Pacific Islander Festival & Ho’olaule’a on September 11, 2021 and graduated from Grand Canyon University in Arizona.  Jeffrey is using the stipend award to take the Law School Admission Test (LSAT) to enable him to enter either Asian Pacific Law Studies or Native Hawaiian Law (both offered at the University of Hawa’i).