Educational Stipend

Educational Stipend

Eligibility

The next application period begins June 1, 2022. Deadline: August 24, 2022.  Once the application period is open, a link to the application form will be posted using a “blue button” for applicants to click.

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 is 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.

When the application is available a link will be posted here.

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).