Meet Our Scholarship Awardees


The Hawaii Association of Broadcasters, Inc. (HAB) has awarded $18,500 in academic scholarships this year to assist students with tuition in their pursuit of college study and their career goal of working in the local Radio and TV broadcast industry in Hawaii.

The following students received awards:

Maile CacalArizona State UniversityArizona State University
Jacob ChongChapman UniversityWaiakea High School
Kailani IbanezPacific UniversityBaldwin High School
Kate NakamuraArizona State UniversityKauai High School
Kayli Pascal-MartinezUH West OahuUH West Oahu

High school seniors and college students with a minimum 2.5 grade point average and the desire to work in the Hawaii’s broadcast industry upon completion of school were eligible.

The application process required a completed application form, a letter of recommendation from a teacher and a personal interview with the HAB scholarship committee. Application window typically opens mid-January.

The Hawaii Association of Broadcasters, Inc. is a trade organization made up of radio and television stations with the common goal to support and benefit the local broadcast industry.