Napili Kai Foundation

Napili Kai Foundation Scholarship Program

The Napili Kai Foundation awards $32,500 in Higher Education Scholarships

The 2020 scholarship awards were presented to Foundation graduates and Napili Kai Beach Resort employee children.  Since 2001, the Foundation has awarded $268,500 in scholarships.  These scholarships are funded by:  JC Millar Memorial Scholarship Fund, the Bert and Barbara Stubblefield Scholarship Fund, the Perna-Rose Foundation for Hope, the Felts Family Foundation, the Barbara Bunce Memorial Scholarship Fund, the Dennis Wilkinson Memorial Scholarship Fund, and the Dean and Colleen Dwyer Scholarship Fund.

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The recipients are:

 

New video of Maui hula students on summit of Haleakala

New video of Maui hula students on summit of Haleakala

Kumu Kathy Ralar, in association with Maui hula teachers and their students, have prepared a video performance to a chant composed by Kekuhi Kanahele about Haleakala.  This amazing video includes our senior dancer, Namahina Kawabata, Kathy’s granddaughter, dancing at...

Napili Kai Foundation Scholarship Program

Joanna Marie Acosta, a 7-year member/graduate of the Foundation and a 2019 Lahainaluna graduate, will be returning to the University of Nevada, Las Vegas, as a sophomore,  majoring in Accounting, received $4,000.

Napili Kai Foundation Scholarship Program

Robert M. Arconado, an employee child and a 2019 Lahainaluna graduate, will be returning to UH Maui, as a sophomore, majoring in Liberal Arts and Construction Management, received $3,000.

Napili Kai Foundation Scholarship Program

Briana T. Bandy, a 7-year member/graduate of the Foundation and a 2019 Lahainaluna graduate, will be returning to Arizona State University, as a sophomore, majoring in Secondary Education/English, received $5,000.

Napili Kai Foundation Scholarship Program

Kylie S. Ines, an 11-year member/graduate of the Foundation and a 2019 Lahainaluna graduate, will be returning to Washington State University, as a sophomore, majoring in Human Development, received $5,000.

Napili Kai Foundation Scholarship Program

Jaela P. Naha, a 12-year member/graduate of the Foundation, and a 2019 Lahainaluna graduate, will be returning to UH Maui, as a sophomore, majoring in Nursing, received $4,500.

Napili Kai Foundation Scholarship Program

Tori Kaimana Tihada, a 10-year member/graduate of the Foundation, and a 2018 Lahainaluna graduate, will be returning to the University of Nevada, Las Vegas, as a junior, majoring in Hospitality Management, received $5,000.

Napili Kai Foundation Scholarship Program

Leah G. Werblun, a 9-year member/graduate of the Foundation and a 2018 Lahainaluna graduate, will be returning to the University of Northern Colorado, as a junior, majoring in Biology/Pre-Med, received $6,000.