The ACF Kona Kohala Chefs Association is offering Discovery Culinary Scholarships to prospective culinary students hoping to attend Hawai‘i Community College (HCC)—Palamanui.
Geared to students who have never enrolled in the HCC culinary program, the scholarships are for $1,000 each. Eligibility criteria include a transcript showing the candidate has maintained a 2.5 or better GPA, a list of community culinary related involvement, a 500-word essay, two letters of recommendation and a completed scholarship application form.
Forms can be downloaded at www.konakohalachefs.org. Anyone needing help to apply for the scholarship can contact Chef Patti, 895-1967.
Email completed eligibility criteria to Dr. Carol Whitaker at or mail to Kona Kohala Chefs Assn. at P.O. Box 1268, Kailua-Kona, HI 96745. Submissions must be postmarked by April 1, 2016 to be considered.