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Rodney P. Santos Scholarship
Rodney P. Santos, retired educator and founding member and former
President of the Colleges of Arts and Sciences Alumni Association
(CASAA), established a scholarship fund to encourage undergraduate
students in their pursuit of a liberal arts education. Up to five
(5) students will receive cash awards of $1,000 each to assist them
with their education expenses.
CASAA was established in 1993 to “serve as a valuable link
between the Colleges and the community in promoting awareness and
appreciation of, and pride in, the lifetime value of a liberal education
obtained from the University of Hawai`i at Manoa.”
To be eligible for the Rodney P. Santos Scholarship, a student must
be a graduate of a Hawai'i high school; be a full-time junior or
senior at UH Manoa with a declared Arts and Sciences major; have
a cumulative grade-point average of at least 2.5; have some degree
of financial need; and have already received or intend to receive
50% of the undergraduate degree requirements from UH Manoa.
This scholarship is
applicable to spring semesters, and the application due date will be in the
prior fall semester. (For example, the "2016 Rodney P. Santos Scholarship"
application would be due in Fall 2015, but the scholarship would be awarded for
Click here to download the
2016 Rodney P. Santos Scholarship
application form. Application packets must be complete and submitted to
the Colleges of Arts & Sciences Office of Community and Alumni Relations in
Hawaii Hall 311 by 4 p.m. on
Wednesday, October 14, 2015.
Congratulations to the following 2016 Recipients!
Scott Amona, Creative Media
Marissa Kuo, Biology
Kana Morimoto, Japanese
Ashley Nakaoka, Biology/Japanese
Jennifer Taguma, Music