2017-2018 Scholarship Winners

Congratulations to the 2017-2018 Charles R. Kendall and Russell K. Okata Scholarship Winners 

The Charles R. Kendall and Russell K. Okata Scholarships are available to HGEA members and their dependents who are attending or plan to attend a college, community college or university, or vocational, trade or other post-high school study on a full-time basis. Scholarship applications for the 2017–2018 school year will be available online in September.

$2,500 Scholarship Winners

 

  Tamara Akau
Kauai
Eastern Washington University
Parent: Teresa Caires (Unit 13)
  Khaila Moke-Sakamoto
Hawaii
New York University
Parent: Korri Sakamoto (Unit 3)
  Sabrina Pike
Hawaii
Hamilton College
Parent: Rowena Pike (Unit 3)
  Sarah Pike
Hawaii
Canisius College
Parent: Rowena Pike (Unit 3)
  Keala Swafford
Oahu
Windward Community College
Parent: Kathy Swafford (Unit 3)
  Alexandria Tyau
Maui
Seattle University
Parent: Georgette Tyau (Excl)

 

$1,500 Scholarship Winners

Tiana Agdeppa
Hawaii
Northern Arizona University
Parent: Sherry Agdeppa (Unit 3)
Ezekiel Bernardo-Flores
Oahu
Chaminade University
Parent: Lene Bernardo (Unit 3)
Kendrick Chang
Oahu
George Washington University
Parent: Alisa Chang (Unit 3)
Tiffany Cheung
Oahu
Washington & Lee Law School
Parent: Steve Cheung (Unit 13)
Kori-Lee DeRouin
Molokai
University of Hawaii – Maui College
Parents: Lee DeRouin (Unit 6)
& Arlene DeRouin (Unit 13)
Jennifer Doiron
Kauai
Concordia University
Parent: Jeanine Okuhara (Unit 3)
Vanessa Galiza
Maui
University of Hawaii at Manoa
Parent: Dulce Butay (Excluded)
Alia Garcia
Maui
University of Hawaii – Maui College
Parent: Lisa Garcia (Unit 3)
Paul Hutchinson
Oahu
University of Hawaii at Manoa
Parent: Mary Claire Hutchinson
(Unit 13)
Travis Ibera
Oahu
Creighton University
Parent: Francilito Ibera (Unit 3)
Dylan Kwock
Oahu
University of Hawaii at Manoa
Parent: Hayley Omuro-Kwock (Unit 13)
Emma Leary
Kauai
Gonzaga University
Parent: Marlene Leary (Unit 6)
Chi Hang “Ernest” Lo
Oahu
George Washington University
Parent: Kwai Lin Fung (Unit 13)
Jade Nakashima
Oahu
Seattle University
Parent: Cindy Nakashima (Unit 3)
Mary Noble
Hawaii
University of Hawaii at Hilo
Parent: Maria Carmela Noble (Unit 3)
Samantha Patanapaiboon
Oahu
Hawaii Pacific University
Parent: Maria Patanapaiboon
(Unit 3)
Sarah Pike
Hawaii
Canisius College
Parent: Rowena Pike (Unit 3)
Angelika Questin
Kauai
University of Hawaii at Manoa
Parent: Celia Melchor-Questin
(Unit 13)
Kiara Rapozo
Kauai
Kapiolani Community College
Parent: Rose Rapozo (Unit 3)
Sierra Schmitz
Oahu
American University
Parent: Roberta Schmitz (Unit 13)
Leigh Ann Shiroma
Oahu
University of Hawaii at Manoa
Parent: Loree Shiroma (Associate)
Yasemin Soares
Molokai
Liberty University
Parent: Katina Soares (Unit 6)
Auli`i Solomon
Oahu
Northern Arizona University
Parent: William Solomon III (Unit 3)
Kylie Taketa
Maui
University of Nevada, Reno
Parent: Russell Taketa (Unit 3)
Reece Teramoto
Oahu
University of Portland
Parents: Neal Teramoto (Retiree)
& Dana Teramoto (Unit 13)
Precious Diana Valenzuela
Oahu
Hawaii Pacific University
Parent: Natividad Valenzuela
(Unit 3)
Jennie Yamada
Oahu
University of Southern California
Parent: Judy Yamada (Unit 13)
Yixiao Yang
Oahu
University of Hawaii at Manoa
Parent: Guilan Yang (Unit 8)
Kasey Yap
Oahu
Leeward Community College
Parent: Verdeza Yap (Unit 3)