Summer Institute Information

2015

 
 

WHAT MAKES YOU ELIGIBLE?

 You must:

    • be of Hawaiian ancestry.

    • be of appropriate grade level for class.

    • have a high interest, potential, or ability towards the class you are applying for.

 

HOW DO YOU APPLY?

    • Review classes being offered to decide which is the best for you

    • You can download the application or request hard copy from Na Pua No'eau

    • Complete and submit Summer Institute application by March 24, 2015 to appropriate Na Pua No'eau office.

 

COST / TRAVEL

    • There is no tuition. FREE

    • Lodging and meals for students residing in dorms included. FREE

    • Interisland transportation will be provided to neighbor island participants of Summer Institute.

    • $100 Refundable dorm and travel deposits assessed upon acceptance.

    • A T-Shirt fee of $15.00 will be assessed upon acceptance.

 

DATE & LOCATION

    •SI Classics June 14 - 27, 2015 at the University of Hawai‘i at Hilo & Mänoa

    •SI LOMI July 5 - 18, 2015 at the University of Hawai‘i at Hilo

 

“Nä Pua No‘eau programs are rooted in Hawaiian culture, values and knowledge to work with families and give children confidence to make choices for their future. Nä Pua No‘eau uses an approach to help children choose a successful path without leaving their Hawaiianess behind.”


A native Hawaiian component will be integrated in all of the classes to provide students with Hawaiian role models, culture, values, history, protocol, and language. In addition to enrichment in academic areas, students will participate in field experiences, cultural activities, and personal development.