Introduction: The acronym "KEM" represents the first letter in the first, middle and last name of the scholarship founder. This "KEM" is an alumnus of Hilo High School and a retired Science teacher who taught at Pahoa High School from 1985 to 2015.
Rationale: The KEM scholarship will help to partially alleviate the financial burden that a college education could entail.
Target audience: The target audience for the KEM scholarship will be seniors of Pahoa High School who will enroll in college. All applicants are welcome to apply, regardless of field of study.
Award: The award recipient will receive a single $1000 check to be applied toward obtaining a college degree.
1) A resume
2) A personal essay
3) Name and title of three references
Forwarding information: All applicants will submit scholarship requirements electronically to firstname.lastname@example.org
Deadline: March 31, 2018
Notification: The award recipient will be notified by April 30, 2018 at the latest.