Valley of Rainbows' Youth Scholarship
believe the youth are our future leaders and have the creativity and
determination to create a genuine change within their commuity and
in their personal lives.
scholarship support has provided Wai'anae Coast youth the
opportunity to attend civic minded school events, special
conferences, travel experiences, educational workshops,
participation in cultural activities, and organized
1999, 1850 youth (ages 8-17) have benefitted from
our monthly scholarship program. Each month $1,500 is
budgeted for our Scholarship Fund. Checks payable to
supporting agency, never to child or family.
TO APPLY - send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org
for an online application. (Computers are available to
borrow/use at Boys and Girls Club, Waianae Library, Oahu WorkLinks,
NFL Yet in Nanakulii and Kamehameha Schools Community Center in
Nanakuli. Bring your own paper for all print
Or send an email to email@example.com and an email/online fillable packet will
be emailed. (Adobe Reader required).
of Wai'anae Coast (Kahe to Ka'ena Point), Oahu. Sorry, no PO
Boxes, please list home and street address.
8-17 by application deadline.
member or registered participant in an
established, organized youth club, activity or event.
a fifty (50) word essay describing your activity, explaing how
funds will be used, why you need these funds and how long you've
participated in this activity. Written by
a wallet size picture with your application. (Sorry, will not be
returned. Copy or digital photo OK).
a copy of your recent report card. (will not be
award (five) 5 awards per person in a lifetime, once in a 12 month
six (6) hours of community service before getting another award
(or within the calendar year), or unable to reapply for future
funds. Reporting forms are included in your original
packet and award letter. Complete six (6) hours at a
nonprofit agency, preferably within the Leeward Coast within 12
months and return completed form to VoR.
from school event organizer, or club official required.
Phone and signature required, agency will be contacted for
verification with copy of activity budget or expense
write legibly and provide working/current phone contact.
Confirmation and award notification will be made via
Effective January 1, 2008. Applications must now be mailed to
our PO Box 1009, Wai'anae, HI 96792, postmarked by the first Monday
of each month. Please use #10 envelope to ensure timely
delivery. (Larger envelopes may delay application as we will
not be able to pick up at P.O.). Please add extra postage to
guarantee delivery. We are NOT responsible for postage due or
delayed/lost mailings. Please do NOT fax
applications. (Return to
applications will be returned and delay your application, be sure to
read checklist thoroughly. Please DO NOT make copies of
application to submit. You can make a personal copy for
will be YOUR responsibility to fulfill your six (6) hours of
community service requirement before receiving future
award(s). Forms are included in your application packet and in
your award presentation. For additional copies, email
firstname.lastname@example.org for an additional
copy. (Return to top)
will be contacted upon approval.
award presentation to receive your scholarship, usually 3rd
Monday starting at 6 p.m. at NFL YET Boys and Girls
Club in Nanakuli. Must be present to receive award or send
an adult family representative.
start on time, please come early to register and check in!
Great photo opportunity, family members
and family members invited. Great photo
for your picture in the monthly issue of Westside
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SERVICE REPORTING REQUIREMENTS
six (6) hours of community service may be at one or more
· Benefit a nonprofit community or organization, preferably in
the Leeward Coast/Wai’anae community. (Kahe Point to
Meet a legitimate community need.
Have a significant impact on you.
Not benefit a political campaign or religious
Not benefit yourself, personal or a family organized
Not place the scholarship recipient in a position in which a
relative or fellow recipient is a supervisor of the
· If eligible for a future scholarship, community service of
six (6) hours must be performed within twelve
(12) months of scholarship award to qualify for a future
Email email@example.com to
receive a CS reporting form via
the Community Service form within twelve (12) months of
award and mail to:
Attn: Community Service
for an e-application today!