Laura N. Dowsett Fund

Scholarship Description

This fund memorializes Laura Dowsett who was instrumental in creating the first occupational therapy program in Hawai’i. She was the director of the occupational therapy department at Queens Hospital for 16 years. She also founded the Occupational Therapy Association of Hawai’i and served as its president for seven years.

Be in an Occupational Therapy program.
Be a college junior, senior or graduate student.
Be a full time student.
Demonstrate financial need.
Be a resident of the State of Hawaii.
Maintain a minimum 2.7 GPA.

Year of Need: College Junior, College Senior, 1st Year Grad, 2nd Year Grad,

Type: Needs Based

Num Awards: Multiple

Min Award:

Max Award:

Deadline: 2022-12-31


Sponsoring Organization Hawai‘i Community Foundation
827 Fort Street Mall
Honolulu, HI 96813

Contact Person:

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