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(808) 735-4780
Email
finaid@chaminade.edu
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Institutional Merit Scholarships

You’ve worked hard to get to where you are and we want to recognize you for it. As an incoming student to Chaminade University we would like to offer you a scholarship that is equivalent to your scholastic excellence. Below you will find the applicable charts to see what you may qualify for as a freshman or transfer student into our full-time day undergraduate program. These institutional awards are renewable each year for a maximum of four years. Check out the charts below as well as information on how to apply and other eligibility details.

Freshman Awards

Hawaii High School Graduates

GPAScholarship Award Amount/Year
3.50 - 4.00Regents Scholarship$10,000-$16,000
3.00 - 3.49Presidential Scholarship$9,000-$15,000
2.50 - 2.99Leadership Grant$6,500-$9,000

Pacific Island High School Graduates

GPAScholarship Award Amount/Year
3.50 - 4.00Regents Scholarship$8,500-$14,500
3.00 - 3.49Presidential Scholarship$7,000-$13,500
2.50 - 2.99Leadership Grant$5,500-$8,000

U.S. Mainland High School Graduates

GPAScholarship Award Amount/Year
3.50 - 4.00Regents Scholarship$7,500-$14,000
3.00 - 3.49 Presidential Scholarship$7,000-$12,500
2.50 - 2.99Leadership Grant$5,500-$7,500

International High School Graduates

Though Leadership Awards are not available to international high school students, we do have the following award amounts available:

GPAScholarshipAward Amount
3.50-4.00Regents Scholarship$7,000
3.00-3.49Presidential Scholarship$6,000

Transfer Awards

Hawaii & Pacific Island Transfers

GPAScholarshipAward Amount/Year
3.50 - 4.00Transfer Grant$8,000-$8,500
3.00 - 3.49Transfer Grant$7,000-$7,500
2.50 - 2.99Transfer Grant$6,000-$6,500

U.S. Mainland & International Transfers

GPAScholarship Award Amount/Year
3.50 - 4.00Transfer Grant$8,000
3.00 - 3.49Transfer Grant$7,000
2.50 - 2.99Transfer Grant$6,000

Merit Awards for Nursing Majors

Freshman Awards

Hawaii High School Graduates

GPAScholarship Award Amount/Year
3.50 - 4.00Regents Scholarship$11,000-$16,500
3.00 - 3.49Presidential Scholarship$10,000-$14,500
2.50 - 2.99Leadership Grant$6,000-$7,500

Pacific Islands High School Graduates

GPAScholarship Award Amount/Year
3.50 - 4.00Regents Scholarship$10,000-$15,500
3.00 - 3.49Presidential Scholarship$8,500-$14,000
2.50 - 2.99Leadership Grant$5,000-$7,500

US Mainland High School Graduates

GPAScholarship Award Amount/Year
3.50 - 4.00Regents Scholarship$8,000-$15,000
3.00 - 3.49Presidential Scholarship$8,000-$13,000
2.50 - 2.99Leadership Grant$4,500-$6,500

International High School Graduates

GPAScholarship Award Amount/Year
3.50 - 4.00Regents Scholarship$7,000
3.00 - 3.49Presidential Scholarship$6,000

Transfer Awards

Hawaii & Pacific Island Transfers

GPAScholarship Award Amount/Year
3.50 - 4.00Transfer Grant$8,000-$9,000
3.00 - 3.49Transfer Grant$7,000-$8,000
2.50 - 2.99Transfer Grant$4,000-$5,000

US Mainland & International Transfers

GPAScholarship Award Amount/Year
3.50 - 4.00Transfer Grant$5,500
3.00 - 3.49Transfer Grant$5,000
2.50 - 2.99Transfer Grant$4,000

Additional Information

If you still have questions or would like to find out a little more about our scholarships and awards, please contact our Admissions Office at (808) 739-8340, toll free 1-800-735-3733 or e-mail them at admissions@chaminade.edu

Eligibility and Other Details

In order to apply for these scholarships and grants, complete an application for Chaminade’s full-time undergraduate program and submit all the necessary accompanying documents (transcripts, test scores, etc.). Scholarships are awarded during admission acceptance.  Award amounts are determined by a student’s academic performance, test scores, and final cumulative GPA from their previous institution. Priority consideration will be given to applications received by May 1. Transfer Grants indicated in the table above will be awarded to students enrolling in the 2014-2015 academic year or later.

Conditional Acceptance

Please consult with your admissions counselor for information regarding award amounts.

Determining Award Amount

You will receive confirmation of the scholarship you have been awarded upon acceptance to Chaminade, and the amount will be provisionally granted based on your reported GPA and test scores at the time you complete your application. The award amount will be finalized when Chaminade receives your final transcript indicating your cumulative GPA and completion of study at your institution and your official test score report.

Scholarship programs are reviewed yearly and are subject to change without prior notice.