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Apply Now: Hawaii State AFL-CIO Scholarship

February 20, 2020

A $1,000 scholarship will be awarded to three (3) graduating seniors who are currently attending high school in the state of Hawaii and plan to pursue post-high school study on a full-time basis at a university, college, community college, vocational or trade school.

The following criteria will be used in determining the awarding of the scholarships.

  1. An essay of not more than 1,000 words as to the importance of labor unions in Hawaii. The essay may be written from a personal point of view or from a historical perspective.
  2. Completing a cover letter with relevant information: name, address, phone number, email address and what type of school you plan to attend.

All submissions must be received or postmarked by Friday, April 10, 2020. Applications can be sent by email to: or by mail to: 888 Mililani St., Suite 501, Honolulu, HI, 96813. Please direct all questions to Brande Kahalewai at 597-1441.

A decision will be made by Friday, April 24, 2020 and winners will be notified shortly thereafter

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