The Daniel K. Inouye College of Pharmacy Scholarships

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All UH Hilo the Daniel K. Inouye College of Pharmacy scholarship funds come from a variety of sources such as private donors, professional associations, and state and local business firms. The purpose of UH Hilo the Daniel K. Inouye College of Pharmacy scholarship program is to recognize and reward students who have demonstrated outstanding academic performance and have shown a commitment to leadership and community activities within the college. Many awards also consider financial need. The scholarship awards imply the expectation of continued exceptional performance and leadership by the recipients in the years ahead. Scholarships are contingent upon availability of funds and the continued commitment of our generous sponsors.

Awarded via the Daniel K. Inouye College of Pharmacy and the UH Foundation

Scholarship Awardees for 2013-2014

These student pharmacists were awarded scholarships for the 2013-2014 academic year

Community Health Center Success Scholarship in Pharmacy

The purpose of this award is to provide an annual scholarship to support one UH Hilo the Daniel K. Inouye College of Pharmacy student through four consecutive years in the Pharm.D. program. To be eligible for consideration students must have graduated from a high school in the state of Hawai’i, be enrolled full time in the UHH DKICP Pharm.D. program, and demonstrate financial need. Preference for this award is for students with an interest in pursuing a career as a pharmacist in a community health center setting and with prior volunteer or work experience, preferably in a federally qualified community health center setting, or alternatively in a hospital. The recipient must maintain good academic standing in the College to continue the award for four years.

DKICP Inaugural Class of 2011 Scholarship

Scholarships are for full-time students who are pursuing a Pharm.D. degree at UH Hilo. Recipients must have a minimum GPA of 3.0 and demonstrate leadership and community service that promotes the DKICP. This scholarship is available to second, third and fourth year students only.

DKICP Target Scholarship

Scholarships are for full-time students who are pursuing a Pharm.D. degree at UH Hilo. Recipients must have financial need, a minimum 3.0 GPA, interest in retail pharmacy and evidence of community service and/or leadership. The number and amount of the scholarships will be based on the availability of funds.

DKICP Wal-Mart Scholarship

Scholarships are for full-time students who are pursuing a Pharm.D. degree at UH Hilo. Recipients must have financial need, a minimum 3.0 GPA, desire to enter community practice upon graduation and demonstrated evidence of leadership. Preference for this award will be for individuals who have achieved high academic standing over the past three years and have previous experience in community practice. The amount of the scholarships will be based on the availability of funds.

CVS Caremark

Scholarships are for full-time students who are pursuing a Pharm.D. degree at UH Hilo. Recipients must have an interest and commitment to practice in a retail pharmacy setting upon graduation. This scholarship will not be awarded twice to the same individual. The number and amount of the scholarships will be based on the availability of funds.

Elwin and Valerie Goo Endowed Excellence Scholarship

Scholarships are for full-time students who are pursuing a Pharm.D. degree at UH Hilo. Recipients must have a minimum GPA of 3.5. This scholarship is available to third year and fourth year students.

Good Neighbor Pharmacy Scholarship

The purpose of this award is to provide scholarship assistance for third or fourth year students enrolled in the University of Hawai’i at Hilo College of Pharmacy. Funds shall be used for costs associated with attendance (tuition, books, fees, etc.). Recipients must show academic merit as demonstrated by a minimum cumulative GPA of 2.5. be a student member of the National Community Pharmacists Association for at least six months, provide evidence of community service. In addition, preference shall be given to past participants of the NCPA Student Business Plan Competition.

Grace Mizuko Miyawaki Pharmacy Scholarship

Scholarships are for full-time students who are pursuing a Pharm.D. degree at UH Hilo. Preference is given to students who have graduated from a high school in Hawaii and demonstrates some degree of financial need. The number and amount of the scholarships will be based on the availability of funds.

Haga Family Endowed Scholarship

Scholarships are for full-time students who are pursuing a Pharm.D. degree at UH Hilo. Selection will consider both academic merit and financial need. Recipients must have a 3.0 GPA or higher. Preference is given to Big Island High School graduates. The number and amount of the scholarships will be based on the availability of funds.

Hawaii Independent Pharmacies Endowed Excellence Scholarship

Scholarships are for full-time students who are pursuing a Pharm.D. degree at UH Hilo. Recipients must have a minimum GPA of 3.5, be a graduate of a high school in the state of Hawaii and demonstrate financial need.

J.M. Long Foundation Pharmacy Scholarship

Scholarships are for full-time students who are pursuing a Pharm.D. degree at UH Hilo and preference is given to students in their 2nd or 3rd professional year of study. Recipients must have interest in practicing in a retail community setting. The number and amount of the scholarships will be based on the availability of funds.

National Association of Chain Drug Stores (NACDS) Foundation Pharmacy Partners Scholarship

Scholarships are for full-time students who are pursuing a Pharm.D. degree at UH Hilo. Recipients must have interest in pursuing a career in community pharmacy. The number and amount of the scholarships will be based on the availability of funds.

UH Hilo College of Pharmacy Alumni Association Scholarship

Scholarships are for full-time students who are pursuing a Pharm.D. degree at UH Hilo. Recipients must have a 3.0 GPA or higher and demonstrate a strong interest in participating in UHH DKICP Alumni Association activities and show leadership and community service that promotes the UH Hilo DKICP. This award is available for second, third or fourth year students.

Walgreens Diversity Scholarship

Scholarships are for full-time students who are pursuing a Pharm.D. degree at UH Hilo. Recipients must have a minimum 2.0 GPA and have demonstrated efforts toward raising awareness and/or educating others of diversity in the Pharmacy profession. This scholarship will not be awarded twice to the same individual. The number and amount of the scholarships will be based on the availability of funds.

Aloha Shoyu DKICP Scholarship

Scholarships are for full time students who are pursuing a Pharm.D. degree at UH Hilo. Recipients must have a 3.0 GPA, demonstrate financial need not necessarily as determined by federal guidelines, and must be graduates of a high school in the state of Hawai’i.

Safeway Scholarship

Scholarships are for full-time students who are pursuing a Pharm.D. degree at UH Hilo. Recipients must have a demonstrated interest in retail pharmacy. Preference is given to students with a GPA of 3.0 or above. The number and amount of the scholarships will be based on the availability of funds.

UH Hilo Grants and Scholarships

UH Hilo College of Pharmacy Merit-Based Scholarship Award

This prestigious award recognizes exceptional academic achievements. Scholarship recipients are chosen based on a competitive process which takes into consideration academic and leadership success. Awards are available for incoming and current students enrolled full time in the Pharm.D. program.

How to Apply

For students currently enrolled in the UHH DKICP Pharm.D. program applications open every January and close on March 1 every year. These applications are reviewed by a committee and awards will be granted for the next academic year. Award announcements are made between May and October as funds become available. You may apply for scholarships at https://uhhhawaii.scholarships.ngwebsolutions.com.

For additional information, please Contact Daryl Masanda.