The Dr. William Masaru Shigekawa Scholarship

This fund was established to honor the memory of Dr. William Masaru Shigekawa.


  • Resident of State of Hawai’i
  • Demonstrate financial need
  • Attend an accredited, four year, not-for-profit institution within the US (including US territories)
  • Attend as a full-time student (as determined by your school’s financial aid office)
  • Graduate student
  • Minimum 3.5 GPA
  • Pursuing a Doctor of Medicine (MD) or Doctor of Veterinary Medicine (DMV) degree
  • Graduate of King Kekaulike High School
  • If no applicant is a graduate of King Kekaulike High School, then preference is for other Maui High School graduate (public and/or private)
  • Preference may be given to previous recipients

Website to apply:

Deadline: January 31, 2018