Friday, January 23, 2009

Undergraduate International Scholarships in Hawaii Pacific University

Hawaii Pacific University(HPU) is the largest private university in Hawaii. It was attended by 8200 students from all U.S. states and more than 100 countries. The diversity of the student population stimulates learning first hand about other cultures, both inside and outside the classroom. There is no majority populations in HPU. The students are encouraged to assess the values, customs, traditions and principles of others to gain a clearer understanding of their own perspectives. HPU students make friends with students from all parts of the United States and the world, and create relationships that will enable them to succeed in the global economy of the twenty-first century.

Hawaii Pacific University has an International Center (IC) that operates as a clearinghouse of resources and support for international students and they have established a scholarship to recognize outstanding international students who have the potential to become leaders in their respective communities.

Now The Scholarships in brief...

  • Course Type: Undergraduate - International

  • Scholarship Type: Partial tuition waiver ranging from 20% to 50% of tuition

  • Minimum Eligibility Requirements: Degree seeking students and have to applied directly

  • Deadline:
    - Fall semester - April 1
    - Spring semester - September 1

  • Application Form : Click Here

Details are follows...

Description: This Undergraduate International Scholarship is a partial tuition waiver ranging from 20% to 50% of tuition. It is renewable each year until completion of a undergraduate degree as long as the student is in good academic standing.

Minimum Eligibility Requirements
: Eligible applicants are full-time degree-seeking students who have applied directly to Hawaii Pacific University and have been accepted.

The following scholarship requirements must be fulfilled to be considered for an award:

A. A completed HPU Application for Undergraduate Admissions form including:

Certified academic transcripts from your college (all documents that are not in English must be accompanied by certified English translations)
U.S. $50 application fee
Statement of Financial Sponsorship
Original or certified copy of a bank statement or letter showing sufficient funds to cover one academic year of study at HPU
Documented proof that you meet HPU's minimum English Requirements.

B. A completed Undergraduate International Scholarship Application form including:

A letter of recommendation, preferably from a professor, current or former teacher who knows you well.
A letter of motivation.

Submit all of the materials listed above to:

Hawaii Pacific University Admissions Office
International Scholarship Committee
1164 Bishop Street, Suite 1100
Honolulu, HI 96813


Applications for the fall semester must be mailed by April 1, and received by April 15

Applications for the spring semester must be mailed by September 1, and received by September 15

Selected scholarship recipients will be notified by mail with the details of the award.

Scholarship Application Form: Please click here for a copy of the application form.

If you have any other questions or need further information, you may contact the International Center at:

Phone: +1 (808) 543-8088
Fax: +1 (808) 543-8065
Web site:

1.This scholarship may not be used in combination with other scholarships funded by the University, and may be applied only to the fall and spring semesters.
2. If students are awarded more than one scholarship within the same academic year, they may select the scholarship having the greater value.
3. Recipients of a 50% tuition waiver award are committed to a part-time work requirement of fifteen hours per week at the University during the fall and spring semesters.

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