Hawaii Dental Service Foundation Community Scholarship

HDS Foundation Scholarships

for

Dentistry & Dental Hygiene Students


Applications will be accepted beginning in November
Deadline to apply is January 31 of the following year

 

HAWAII DENTAL SERVICE
COMMUNITY SCHOLARSHIP FUND

The HDS Foundation established this scholarship in 2018 to support students pursuing a degree in dentistry or dental hygiene.
 

CRITERIA
Students who are Hawaii residents, demonstrate financial need, and maintain a minimum GPA of 2.8.
 

HOW TO APPLY
Go to HawaiiCommunityFoundation.org/Students
 

DEADLINE
Apply early and submit the application, Student Aid Report (SAR), grade transcripts and other required documents by January 31.
 

NEED HELP?
Call the Scholarships Hotline at (808) 566-5570 or email scholarships@hcf-hawaii.org.

HDS Foundation on HI Now



View our HI Now video of last year’s scholarship winner, Kiana Marie Soliven.

 

We Invest in Our Future Dental Professionals

Hawaii Dental Service Community Scholarship Awards
 

The HDS Foundation established the Hawaii Dental Service Community Scholarship Fund to support local students pursuing a degree in dentistry or dental hygiene. In 2020, the HDS Foundation awarded a total of $60,000 in scholarships to the following students:

Starlyne Abut


STARLYNE ABUT – $5,000
Undergraduate 3rd Year, Dental Hygiene
University of Hawaii - Maui College

 

Britnay Jaralba


BRITNAY JARALBA – $5,000
Undergraduate 2nd Year, Dental Hygiene
University of Hawaii at Manoa

 

Krystin Kubo


KRYSTIN KUBO – $5,000
Undergraduate 2nd Year, Dental Hygiene
University of Hawaii at Manoa

 

Kiana Marie Soliven


KIANA MARIE SOLIVEN – $5,000
Undergraduate 2nd Year, Dental Hygiene
University of Hawaii at Manoa
 

Elsa Lin


ELSA LIN – $10,000
Graduate 2nd Year, Dentistry
University of Washington
 

Sophia Oak


SOPHIA OAK – $10,000
Graduate 3rd Year, Dentistry
ATSU Arizona School of Dentistry and Oral Health
 

Layke Yamauchi


LAYKE YAMAUCHI – $10,000
Graduate 2nd Year, Dentistry
University of Washington

Melissa Yee


MELISSA YEE – $10,000
Graduate 1st Year, Dentistry
University of the Pacific