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Kamehameha Foundation​


Deadline for submission this year is CLOSED

Open to all undergraduate students entering an accredited college or university throughout Hawaiʻi who meet the criteria and submits the required essay.

Grants have already been awarded

Fill out the on line application below:

Kamehameha Foundation Scholarship

$1500.00 Grant

In the interest of dispelling the negative inferences regarding the Mahele, our once and forever domestic land division, the Kamehameha Foundation is offering this opportunity to educate, promote and perpetuate the rights and protections of absolute title, royal patents and private property law to the estates of Hawaiian Kingdom subjects and heirs. More specifically, how the founding laws of the Hawaiian Kingdom Government protect:

1) the lands for the people and chiefs,

2) the private lands of H.M. King Kamehameha III, and
3) the government lands.


Entry Criteria:
• Applicants must submit a 500-1000 words essay describing how the 1848 Mahele and the 1850      Kuleana Act served the people of the Hawaiian Kingdom. Also, how the Mahele and Kuleana Act      continues to benefit the people today and into the future.
• Submit proof of entry to an accredited college or university
   throughout Hawaiʻi as a full-time undergraduate student for the
   2021 Fall Semester.
• Please submit your application and essay at the website.
• Deadline for submissions is CLOSED.

   Awards will be presented CLOSED.
• Winning essays will be published on our website and FB page.

Please submit any questions you may have to David Castro at

Please check back at another time as submissions are currently closed

Mahalo a nui loa

Kamehameha Foundation Scholarship Application is CLOSED
Do you have a high school diploma or G.E.D.?
Do you have supporting documents entering a university or college, such as a letter of acceptance or verification.

Thanks for submitting!

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