GRADUATE TEST PREPARATION AWARD
Thank you for your interest in the ASUH Graduate Test Preparation Award. This opportunity was created to assist full-time, classified undergraduate students financially for graduate test preparation costs. (Awards may be subject to state and federal applicable taxes. This may also affect your financial aid status and cost of attendance.)
Depending on your application, you may be awarded up to $1,000.
Note: Past and present ASUH Senators, Executive Officers, Student Court Members and ASUH student employees are not eligible to receive these awards.
APPLICATION DEADLINE FOR SPRING 2024 APPLICANTS
APPLICATION DEADLINE: February 29, 2024 @ 11:59PM HST
APPLICANT INTERVIEWS: To Be Announced
GRAD TEST PREP AWARD REQUIREMENTS
Student seeking to apply for the ASUH Graduate Test Preparation Award:
Must be a full-time, undergraduate, classified student at UH Mānoa.
Must be at least a Junior class standing (60+ earned credits).
Must have a cumulative GPA of 3.0
Student applying for the ASUH Graduate Test Preparation Award:
Must submit a copy of their most recently completed semester's official transcript to the ASUH Office; Incoming freshman applicants must submit their official high school transcript. Transcripts should be requested as early as possible to ensure that they can be submitted on time with your application. We are now accepting unofficial transcripts. All transcripts should be mailed to:
Associated Students of the University of Hawai'i at Mānoa
2465 Campus Road
Campus Center Rm 211A
Honolulu, HI 96822
Must submit an essay and a detailed budget sheet listing costs of graduate tests, preparation courses, study materials, etc. and follow all Essay and Budget Guidelines.
ASUH will only fund one (1) exam fee, justified as form of preparation
ASUH will not fund personal items
Must submit a Letter of Recommendation from a non-family member.
Must submit a list of accomplishments you have been involved in while attending college.
Letter of Recommendation can be overlooked upon request only due to extenuating circumstances. Please email firstname.lastname@example.org two weeks prior to application deadline.
The UAA committee has discretion to fund all or part of any applications.
An applicant's GPA/transcript is a dependable indicator
FUNDING DEADLINE FOR SPRING 2024 GRAD TEST PREP AWARD APPLICANTS
All applications are accepted until February 29, 2024 @ 11:59PM HST
All application materials must be submitted by [TBA]
The Undergraduate Academic Academic Affairs Committee will be reviewing applications within the month of October.
If awarded, you will be notified by email to pick up your award packet in person at the ASUH Office in order to receive a mandatory 15-minute briefing on required fiscal paperwork.
IF YOU DO NOT SUBMIT ALL APPLICATION MATERIALS ON TIME, YOUR APPLICATION WILL NOT BE CONSIDERED. NO EXCEPTIONS!
*Students who have received this award are not able to apply again within the same academic school year*
As of Fall 2014, all applications are electronic and all materials must be submitted by the deadline. Applications are processed by ASUH and reviewed by the Undergraduate Academic Affairs (UAA) Committee within two - four weeks of the submission deadline. Students will be notified of the decision via email after UAA has made a set decision.