HIFICU is proud to announce the establishment of the Hawaiian Financial Federal Credit Union Scholarship Program. We are pleased to be offering twenty (20) $1,000.00 scholarships in our inaugural year. The scholarships are awarded to anyone looking to further their education at any two- or four-year accredited college or university in the United States.
Who is Eligible to Apply?
A) Applicant must either be a member or a legal dependent of a member whose HIFICU account is in good standing* for at least 3 consecutive months prior to the application deadline.
B) Applicant must be a US Citizen or a permanent resident.
C) Applicant must have a minimum GPA of 3.0.
How Will Winners Be Selected?
The scholarship committee will score applicants based on the following criteria:
A) ACADEMIC - Based on applicant's certified transcript.
B) LEADERSHIP - Based on leadership and/or school/employment activities, honors and awards and other experiences.
C) SCHOOL/COMMUNITY SERVICE - Based on the quality and impact of service to their school and/or communities.
D) RECOMMENDATION - Based on letters of recommendation.
E) MERIT - Based on applicant's essay.