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Apply for early college credit

How to apply

Get a jump start on your college education with our early college credit scholarship application. This scholarship is available to students attending an eligible Hawai‘i high school.

Complete the online application

Please have the following information available to complete the online application:

  • Student and parent information (including legal custody information)
  • High school attending for the school year 2022-2023
  • Number in household (immediate family members only, including any dependents)
  • Annual household income


Apply to UH

Apply to a University of Hawai‘i campus (both university and community college campuses are eligible).

For information on how to apply to a University of Hawai‘i campus, please contact the Admissions office at your school of interest. Mention you are applying as a high school student and intend to take courses for college credit


To be eligible for the early college credit scholarship, students must be attending an eligible Hawai‘i high school.

List of eligible schools:

West Hawai‘i

  • Honoka‘a High School
  • Kanu O Kā ‘Āina
  • Kealakehe High School
  • Ke Kula ‘O ‘Ehunuikaimalino
  • Kohala High School
  • Konawaena High School

East Hawai‘i

  • Ka ‘Umeke Kā‘eo
  • Ka‘ū High School
  • Laupāhoehoe Public Charter School
  • Nā Hunaahi
  • Nawahīokalaniopu‘u
  • Baldwin High School
  • Hana High School
  • King Kekaulike High School
  • Lahainaluna
  • Maui High School
  • St. Anthony
  • Moloka‘i High School
  • Lāna‘i High & Elementary School
  • Ānuenue
  • Assets School
  • Campbell High School
  • Damien
  • Farrington High School
  • Hālau Kū Mana
  • Ka Maile Academy Public Charter School
  • Kapolei Charter School
  • Kapolei High School
  • Leilehua High School
  • Mililani High School
  • Pearl City High School
  • Roosevelt High School
  • Waialua High School

Application calendar


Application opens


Application deadline

Additional information


Yes. Each UH campus has specific deadlines for admission. For information, please contact the UH campus you are interested in attending and mention that you are a high school student interested in taking college courses and would like to apply.
Award notifications will be mailed in late March.
After receiving your award letter, review and complete the documents provided in the mail. Enroll in college courses for the Fall term. Kamehameha Schools Outreach Support Services will begin contacting UH campuses in August to confirm enrollment and tuition charges. Once confirmed by the UH campus, awards will be processed directly to the school, beginning in October.

Need kōkua?


(808) 534-8080 or 1-800-842-IMUA and press 3 (Neighbor Island/Continental U.S.)


Schedule help:

Kawaiaha‘o Plaza

567 South King St
Honolulu, HI 96813
(808) 523-6200

KS Hawai‘i

16-716 Volcano Rd
Kea‘au, HI 96749
(808) 982-0000

KS Kapālama

1887 Makuakāne St
Honolulu, HI 96817
(808) 842-8211

KS Maui

275 ‘A‘apueo Pkwy
Pukalani, HI 96768
(808) 572-3100