REQUIREMENTSTo be eligible to apply for a Gromet Foundation scholarship, students must satisfy all of the following requirements:
Another factor which is something we look at is whether the applicant is the first member of his/her family to attend college. This, too, is often an indication of being financially disadvantaged.
HOW TO APPLYThe only way to apply for a Gromet Foundation scholarship is to obtain the application form from your high school college counselor, have him/her sign it, and complete all of the steps which are described in the application form. Semi-finalists are required to sit for an interview with Foundation staff.
SCHOLARSHIP AMOUNTS, PURPOSECurrently, the Gromet Foundation awards scholarships of $2,000/yr. to students attending colleges and universities in Hawaii, and $5,000/yr. to students attending colleges and universities outside of Hawaii. The scholarships are renewable so long as certain conditions have been satisfied.