Edwin Mahiai Copp Beamer Scholarship

Scholarship Description

 Pursuing a career in music, specifically piano and/or voice, with emphasis on Hawaiian music, opera or musical theatre
 Demonstrate a serious commitment to music training, a career in music and dedication to artistic excellence
 Demonstrate financial need
 Submit two letters of recommendation from teachers (piano, voice), counselors or music professionals
 One-page essay describing the applicant’s music background/education to-date, including any awards or special recognition
 Finalists may be asked to conduct an informal musical performance or provide a video of their performance
 Student Aid Report (SAR) from the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA)

General criteria:
• Must be a classified undergraduate student
• Enrolled in a degree-seeking program, unless specifically noted
• Enrolled in a two- or four-year, accredited* college institution in Hawai`i or the continental U.S.
• Full-time status, unless specifically noted
• Demonstrate interest in Hawaiian language, culture, history
• Demonstrate a commitment to contribute to the greater community.
*See website for accrediting bodies that are recognized by the Foundation.

Applications are open to the general public. However, it is the policy of the Pauahi Foundation to give preference to applicants of Hawaiian ancestry to the extent permitted by law.

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

Type: Needs Based

Num Awards: 1

Min Award: Varies

Max Award: 1,000

Deadline: 2018-03-20


Sponsoring Organization Pauahi Foundation
567 South King Street, Suite 160
Honolulu, HI 96813-3036

Contact Person:

Phone: (808) 534-3966

Fax: (808) 534-3890