Hawai'i Association for
College Admission Counseling

`A `ohe hana nui ke alu `ia

No task is too big when done together by all

HACAC Scholars Program



scholarship application

Through the joint support of the NACAC Imagine Grant and the HACAC Scholars Program, HACAC is pleased to announce the availability of scholarships to attend the 2018 NACAC Conference, September 27-29 in Salt Lake City, Utah.

Each scholarship recipient will receive up to $2,000 to help cover registration, airfare, lodging and other costs associated with attending the conference. Priority will be given to public school counselors and counselors serving on the neighbor islands. You must be a current HACAC member to apply.

Application Deadline: March 1

Contact Cindy Montgomery at cmontgomery@hpa.edu or (808) 881-4062 with questions.

Mahalo for applying!


scholarship application

HACAC is offering $1,500 scholarships to attend the PNACAC Summer College Tour from June 17 - 22, 2018. The plan is to visit the following:

  • Eastern Washington University
  • Whitworth University
  • Gonzaga University
  • Washington State University, Pullman
  • University of Idaho
  • Whitman College
  • Eastern Oregon University
  • Boise State University
  • The College of Idaho

Scholarship recipients must be current HACAC members.

Application Deadline: April 23

Contact Cindy Montgomery at cmontgomery@hpa.edu or (808) 881-4062 with questions.

Mahalo for applying!  


The mission of the HACAC Scholars Program is to provide professional development opportunities that support under-resourced and high-impact HACAC members who are helping to facilitate access to higher education for students in the state of Hawaii.

Funding for the HACAC Scholars Program is made available through support from the HACAC Professional Development Fund, the NACAC Imagine Grant, and various other organizations that support HACAC through generous grants and sponsorships.

Mahalo for considering these opportunities. We hope to see your application soon.


HACAC Executive Board

Members of the 2017 HACAC Executive Board with NACAC Scholarship recipients at the 2017 NACAC National Conference in Boston, MA. From left: Todd Fleming, Cindy Montgomery, Linda Fujitani, Lynelle Tanoue, Joan Shaw, Monica Yasuda, Eleyne Fia, and Gina Cobb. 

HACAC Scholarship recipients

  NACAC Scholarship
PNACAC Summer Tour Scholarship
 2014 Arlene Fujioka
Alana Haitsuka
Eunice Fukunaga
Pua Shimabukuro
Jaime Gomer
Anya Ishida
Tad Iwata
Momi Kaehuaea
Jo-Lyn Mehau
Kayleen Morita
Judy Watanabe
 2016   Stacy Jones
Momi Kaehuaea
Jennifer Martin
 2017 Linda Fujitani
Joan Shaw
Lynelle Tanoue
Monica Yasuda
Kanoa Castro
Kei Hayashi
Rebecca Himuro
Amanda Wilson

Contact us

Address: P.O. Box 236052, Honolulu, HI 96823-3520

Email: HawaiiACAC@gmail.com

About us

HACAC is a non-profit organization of professionals working in the realm of college admissions, both on the secondary and post-secondary levels. Like our parent organization, the National Association for College Admission Counseling (NACAC), we are dedicated to helping students transition to post-secondary education through education, collaboration, and community building.

"Hawaii Association for College Admission Counseling" is a 501(c)3 non-profit organization. 

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