Kamehameha Schools Ho‘omāka‘ika‘i Exploration Grant

PROGRAMS & SCHOLARSHIPS

For a “one stop” layout of things, detailed information will be found on the Kamehameha School’s Program and Scholarships website at ksbe.edu.

SUMMER EXPLORATION SERIES

The LVHCC grant application for the Summer 2023 period is below at the blue button.

The LVHCC Grant application period is open until 15 March 2023

Keiki & Parents must fill out and submit the LVHCC application AFTER having received a conditional acceptance letter from Kamehameha Schools.

To apply for the Exploration program will go click this link: https://www.ksbe.edu/apply/hoomakaikai/

Eligibility (New): Children must have completed 5th Grade and be entering 6th grade, be a Nevada resident, must not be a currently enrolled full-time at a Kamehameha campus, and must be able to fully participate in the program.

Ancestry verification

Kamehameha Schools’ admissions policy is to give preference to applicants of Hawaiian ancestry to the extent permitted by law. If you would like your child to be considered under that policy, your child’s Hawaiian ancestry must be verified by Kamehameha’s Ho‘oulu Verification Services.

For specific program information, visit the above website or contact the Hawaiian Culture Based Education Department at (808) 534-8080 or toll free 1-800 842-IMUA (4682), extension 3 for US & Neighbor Islands.

Awarding of three LVHCC grants ($500 each) occurred on 22 May 2022 at our 2nd Annual “Spring into Wellness” Health Expo.

Ho’omaika’i ‘ana ia ‘oe to this year’s recipients of the Kamehameha Schools’ Ho’omaka’ika’i Exploration grants!  Each winner received a $500 award for this summer’s Explorations camp.  Our winners are: Hi’ilei Reis, Kaiolohia Anduha, and Iwalani Galbiso.  Hulo!!