72 students win Rotary scholarships
The Hawaii Rotary Youth Foundation, created by Maurice J. Sullivan
, founder of Foodland Super Market, awarded $346,000 in scholarships to 72 Hawaii high school seniors, including 36 to neighbor island students.
The $10,000 Maurice J. Sullivan Scholarship was awarded to Jill Lima of Kalaheo High School, and the $10,000 Joanna Lua Sullivan Scholarship to David Doucette of Kapolei High School.
Finalists in the 2008 "My Hawaii" Story Project of Hawaii Conservation Alliance Foundation & Pacific Writers' Connection are:
From Iolani School: Quinn Cowan, Danielle Huang, Zeke Kearns, Allie Kim, Jason Loui, Alexandra Masaquel, Amane Morigami, Andrew Okimura, Lewe Stanaland; Island Pacific Academy: Camille Larkins; Kailua Intermediate School: Paris Marie Bell, Emma Drake, Tanya Haverly, Kiana Ringuette, Amber Sam Fong; Kapolei Middle School: Hillary Oki; Kau High and Pahala Elementary School: Toni Beck; Kula High and Intermediate School: Minjeong Kim, Mikeala Owen; and Naau School: Lance Chee, Erin Ichinotsubo, Gabriel Iwamoto, Tori Lynn Loo, Zachary Pang, Kellie Yamada.
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