Dr. Hans and Clara Zimmerman Foundation Education Scholarship

Scholarship Description

Requirements:  Major in Education with emphasis on teaching.  Preference given to non-traditional students with at least two years of teaching experience.  Preference given to students of Hawaiian ethnicity. Minimum GPA 2.8.  Two letters of recommendation required.  Include in your Personal Statement any community service you have been involved in, and explain why you are involved in these activities.  Include in your Personal Statement the answer to the question—What is your teaching philosophy? And how is your philosophy being applied in the classroom today (provide an example)?  IMPORTANT:  Applicants are automatically disqualified if they do not address their teaching philosophy in the Personal Statement.

Year of Need: College Freshman, College Sophomore, College Junior, College Senior,

Type: Merit Based

Num Awards: Multiple

Min Award: Varies

Max Award: Varies

Deadline: 2018-03-01


Sponsoring Organization Hawai‘i Community Foundation
1164 Bishop Street, Suite 800
Honolulu, HI 96813

Contact Person:

Phone: 808-566-5570 / Toll free: 1-888-731-3863

Fax: 808-885-1857