2015-2016 SCHOLARSHIP ANNOUNCEMENTS

APPLICATION DEADLINE: JUNE 30, 2015

DOWNLOAD THE APPLICATION HERE.

EMAIL COMPLETED APPLICATION TO: SAAHSCHOLARSHIP@GMAIL.COM

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MISSION OF THE SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAM

The Society of Asian Art of Hawai’i, Inc. promotes the pursuit of higher education by awarding scholarship grants to deserving Hawai’i college or university students studying Asian art.

TYPES AND AMOUNT OF SCHOLARSHIPS

The Scholarship Program is funded from contributions from individuals and organizations as well as fund-raising activities conducted by the Society for 2015-2016. The Society typically awards scholarships of $1,000.00 to $2,500.00 each, to several students from the following sources:

  1. Rhoda E. A. Hackler Asian Art Scholarship Fund

A Scholarship (amount to be determined) is awarded to a student or students majoring in art with a concentration in Asian art. Eligible applicants must be enrolled in an undergraduate or graduate art-related major with a concentration in Asian art. Concentration means the courses being taken are primarily in the field of Asian art and lead to a degree in this area.

  1. Society of Asian Art of Hawai’i Scholarship Fund

Two or more scholarships (amounts to be determined) are awarded to students enrolled in undergraduate or graduate Asian art-related courses but not necessarily majoring in art.

Award amounts and scholarship sources are determined by the SAAH Inc. Scholarship and Grant Committee depending on the availability of funds

ELIGIBILITY

  • Applicant must have US citizenship or permanent residency and plan to take academic coursework related to Asian Art during the 2015-2016 periods.
  • Applicant be registered at an accredited university in the State of Hawai’i with a cumulative grade point average of at least 3.0 on a 4.0 scale at the time of the scholarship is used.
  • Applicant must complete the application and provide all required documents by the stated deadline. The Scholarship Committee reserves the right to request supplemental materials from any applicant.
  • Previous scholarship awardees are NOT eligible to reapply.

APPLICATION DEADLINE

The completed application and all supporting documents are due by Tuesday June 30, 2015. Absolutely no deadline extensions or exceptions will be granted. Awards will be announced sometime during summer of 2015 and scholarship checks will be presented to recipients at the Society’s first evening meeting in September or October (date to be determined).

Please retain the above information for your personal use and do NOT include with your scholarship application.

SCHOLARSHIP APPLICATION – 2015-2016

Deadline: 30 June 2015

Directions: Save the completed application, print it out and U.S. mail to: Society of Asian Art of Hawai’i Inc., P.O.Box 240721, Honolulu, HI 96824.

Any supporting documents (i.e. academic transcript, proof of course registration that cannot be emailed should be sent by U. S. mail to the following address prior to the deadline. Society of Asian Art of Hawai’i Inc., P.O. Box 240721, HonoluluHI 96824.