Xi Scholarship for those pursuing a career in Education
The Xi Chapter of the Delta Kappa Gamma Society has established the Delta Kappa Gamma - Xi Chapter Scholarship to award one $1,000 scholarship to a graduating senior who has an interest in pursuing an educational career or a student who is already enrolled in an accredited teaching program on Kauai. This scholarship will be awarded in recognition of a student's academic achievement, active participation in extra-curricular activities, demonstrated leadership qualities and purpose to pursue a career in education. The scholarship is for one year and may not be renewed. It may be used at any two or four year accredited institution of higher learning. The following criteria will be used in making the final selection (maximum points for each criterion are in parenthesis):
(1) Academic Achievement (20)
The applicant's transcript will be evaluated for academic
(2) Application and Personal Statement (20)
The applicant should provide a completed application and a
personal statement of goals.
(3) Recommendations (10)
All recommendations must be sent directly to the Scholarship
The Scholarship Committee may consider other factors such as
the financial need of the applicant. The applicant should have an interest in pursuing an educational career.
Mail application to: Delta Kappa Gamma - Xi Chapter Scholarship
c/o Lauri Yama
2470 Kanio Street
Lihue, HI 96766
DEADLINE FOR APPLICATION & RECOMMENDATIONS:
Must be postmarked on or before March 3, 2017.
All applications and recommendations become the property of the Delta Kappa Gamma-Xi Chapter and will not be returned.
Recent DKG Xi Chapter Scholarship recipients:
2018 - Taylor Relacion
2017 - Grace Yatsko
2016 - Caitlin Tellis
2015 - Nicole Carney
2014 - Tyler Yamamoto
2013 - Nikki-Ann Vea
2012 - Amber Fujimoto
Congratulations to the 2018 recipient, Taylor Relacion (top row center with her parents)