Institutional Merit Scholarships

You've worked hard to get to where you are and we want to recognize you for it. As an incoming student to Chaminade University we would like to offer you a scholarship that is equivalent to your scholastic excellence. Below you will find the applicable charts to see what you may qualify for as a freshman or transfer student into our full-time day undergraduate program. These institutional grants are renewable each year for a maximum of 4 years. Check out the charts below as well as information on how to apply and other eligibility deatils.

 

Hawai'i High School
Graduates
Non-nursing

  U.S. Mainland High School
Graduates
Non-nursing
  Pacific Island High School
Graduates
Non-Nursing

3.50 - 4.00

  3.50 - 4.00   3.50 - 4.00

Regents
$9,000 - $14,000

  Regents
$6,500 - $13,500
  Regents
$8,500 - $13,500

3.00 - 3.49

 

3.00 - 3.49

  3.00 - 3.49

Presidential
$7,000 - $13,000

 

Presidential
$6,000 - $12,500

  Presidential
$7,000 - $12,500

2.50 - 2.99

 

2.50 - 2.99

  2.50 - 2.99

Leadership
$5,500 - $8,500

 

Leadership
$5,000 - $7,500

  Leadership
$5,500 - $8,500

 

 

Hawai'i & Pacific Island
Transfer Students
Non-nursing

  U.S. Mainland & International
Transfer Students
Non-nursing

3.50 - 4.00

  3.50 - 4.00

$7,000 - $8,000

  $5,500

3.00 - 3.49

  3.00 - 3.49

$6,000 - $7,000

  $5,000

2.50 - 2.99

  2.50 - 2.99

$4,000 - $5,000

  $4,000

Merit Awards for Nursing Majors

To see what merit awards you may qualify for as a student in our Nursing Program, please follow the link above.

Merit Awards for International Students

Though Leadership Awards are not available to you as an international high school student, we do have the following award amounts available to you:

  • Regents Scholarship - $5,500 award renewable for 4 years
  • Presidential Scholarship - $5,000 award renewable for 4 years

Transfer Grants are also available to you if you are an international transfer student. The following criteria applies to these awards:

  • 3.50 - 4.00 GPA - $5,500 award renewable for 4 years
  • 3.00 - 3.49 GPA - $5,000 award renewable for 4 years
  • 2.50 - 2.99 GPA - $4,000 award renewable for 4 years

Further Information

If you still have questions or would like to find out a little more about our scholarships and awards, please contact our Admissions Office at (808) 739-8340, toll free 1-800-735-3733 or e-mail them at admissions@chaminade.edu

Eligibility and Other Details

Eligibility and Applying: In order to apply for these scholarships and grants, all you need to do is complete an application for Chaminade’s full-time undergraduate program and submit all the necessary accompanying documents (transcripts, test scores, etc.). If accepted to the University you will be considered for the  Scholarship award amounts are determined by a student’s academic performance, test scores, and final cumulative GPA from their previous institution. Priority consideration will be given to applications received by May 1. Transfer Grants indicated in the table above will be awarded to students enrolling in the 2014-2015 academic year or later.

Conditional Acceptance: Please consult with your admissions counselor for information regarding award amounts.

Determining the Award Amount: You will receive confirmation of the scholarship you have been awarded upon acceptance to Chaminade, and the amount will be provisionally granted based on your reported GPA and test scores at the time you complete your application. The award amount will be finalized when Chaminade receives your final transcript indicating your cumulative GPA and completion of study at your institution and your official test score report.

Scholarship programs are reviewed yearly and are subject to change without prior notice.

Contact Us

Financial Aid
Phone: (808) 735-4780
Fax: (808) 739-8362
Email: finaid@chaminade.edu
Location: Clarence T.C. Ching 6
Hours: Monday - Friday, 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.