Scholarships for American Indians


Tribes and Nations  - Misc. and Other Minorities


Edwin Mahiai Copp Beamer Scholarship

 Ke Ali'i Pauahi Foundation

Attn: Financial Aid & Scholarship Services

567 South King Street, Suite 160

Honolulu, HI 96813

(808) 534-3966         Toll-free: (800) 842-4682, ext. 43966      Fax: (808) -534-3890



To provide financial assistance to undergraduate students, especially those of Hawaiian descent, prepraing for a career in music.


This program is open to undergraduate students working on a degree in music, specifically piano and/or voice, with emphasis on Hawaiian music, opera, or musical theater.  Applicants must be able to demonstrate a serious commitment to music training, a career in music, and a dedication to artistic excellence.  Along with their application, they must submit a personal essay describing their background, musical accomplishments, and educational goals. Residency in Hawaii is not required.  Finalists are asked to present an informal musical performance or (for non-Hawaii residents) to provide a video of their performance.  Preference is given to Native Hawaiians (descendants of the aboriginal inhabitants of Hawaiian Islands prior to 1778).

Financial data

A stipend is awarded (amount not specified)


1 year

Number awarded

1 or more each year


April of each year