R.I.S.E. (Rewarding Individual Sacrifice & Excellence) Scholars Award

Aloha Nui Family Practice, LLC is proud to offer the R.I.S.E. Scholars Award

The R.I.S.E. Scholars Award is a monetary scholarship given to a graduating Big Island of Hawaii high school senior who has been accepted to a university, community college or trade school to continue their education. The R.I.S.E Scholars Award was created to reward an individual’s sacrifice & excellence in improving the health and well-being of our Hawaiian Island community. All Big Island of Hawaii high school seniors accepted to any institution of higher learning are welcome to apply, but priority will be given to those who will be continuing their education in the Hawaiian islands.

  1. Awards are based on an individual’s merit and commitment to serving our island community.
  2. Include a letter of acceptance from the university, community college or trade school.
  3. Submit a letter of recommendation from a high school teacher, counselor or principal.

A required essay titled “Working For Change”. In 500 words or less describe yourself, your understanding of the importance of community service, give examples of your commitment to improving our community, and how this has impacted & influenced your future career.

**Please remember to include your full name, mailing address, contact phone number, email address & name of graduating high school.

One student is selected yearly as a R.I.S.E. Scholars Award recipient.

A monetary award of $500.00 is awarded each spring semester in July.