Are you pursuing a STEM career and looking for Financial Aid? Check out the KCC START-UP Scholarship for STEM Students. You could receive up to $3,600 a year if you qualify. Application are DUE MARCH 1, 2014.
If you are looking for funds to help you get through your college career, check out one of these financial aid workshops. Workshops are being held all week long. Find out the what, when, where, why and how of college financial aid, personal statements, bank accounts and budgeting for the average college student.
Financial Aid Week 2014
Ka’ie’ie is a degree pathway program with Kapi’olani Community College (KCC) and Univeristy of Hawai’i at Manoa (UHM). It is a dual-admission, dual-enrollment program for students who are pursuing a 4-year undergraduate degree. It is focused on students successfully transferring from KCC to UHM while completing their academic degrees. Please see your academic advisor/counselors if you are interested in this degree, the deadline is quickly approaching. Counselors can be found at the Madia Kamber Center for Career Exploration, Transfer and & Graduation Services, housed in Ilima 104; look for Melvin Jadulang or Gemma Williams.
More Information on Ka’ie’ie Website: http://uhcc.hawaii.edu/kaieie/index.php
Click on the link below to see a short interview of Patrick Twohy, a former Summer Bridge student and STEM Program peer mentor. Patrick stopped by the STEM Center recently to talk about what he is doing now and how the STEM Program has helped him to reach his goals.
On Wednesday, October 2nd at 12 noon, representatives from Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University will be coming to the STEM Center to talk about their institution and the benefits they could provide for KapCC STEM Program students. This event is free and all students (particularly engineering students) are encouraged to attend. To learn more, visit the events page of the official STEM Program Facebook page here: https://www.facebook.com/events/335669623244426/.
New scholarships and internships have been posted on the STEM Program website. To view the current list of opportunities available to all students, please visit the internship and scholarship page of the website at http://stem.kapiolani.hawaii.edu/internships-scholarships/.