This year, 10 students were recognized as the 2019 Fukunaga Scholarship recipients. The Fukunaga Scholarship is awarded to encourage students from Hawaii to work towards a career in Business. Each scholarship recipient from the 2019 cohort will receive $20,000 over four years (or a pro-rated amount over fewer years).
The 2019 recipients are:
- Mary Joy Butac – University of Hawaii at Manoa
- Stacia Eng – Washington State University
- Kalamanamana Harman – Dartmouth College
- Cameryn Kahalewai – Brigham Young University-Provo
- Justin Loi – University of Hawaii at Manoa
- Nicole Poentis – Chapman University
- Arden Patoc – Seattle University
- Aidan Reihl – California Polytechnic University in San Luis Obispo
- Rodney Uyehara – Seattle University
- Allena Wong – Linfield College
Founded in 1950 by Peter Fukunaga, the founder of Servco Pacific Inc., the Fukunaga Scholarship Foundation offers scholarships to Hawaii residents pursuing a career in Business by earning a Bachelor’s degree at any accredited four-year college or university. Four-year scholarships are awarded to students in increments of $5,000 annually. Over its almost 70-year history, the Foundation has supported over 500 students. Applications for the 2020 Fukunaga Scholarships will be accepted online from November 2019 at www.fukunagascholarship.com.