Isle students earn UH scholarships
The University of Hawaii has awarded 30 students with Regents and Presidential Scholarships.
2008 Regents Scholars are Brandon Chang, Christopher Foo, Megan Kira, Erica Wang, Pearl City High School; Milly Chang, Kyle Nakasuji, Edison Lau, Roosevelt; Ryan Daugherty, Konawaena; Jonathan Fung, 'Iolani; Emily Gomes, Castle; Sianha Gualano, Lauren Kida, Taryn Takebayashi, University Lab; Chad Higa, Waiakea High; Trudy Hong, McKinley; Kevin Kim, Baldwin; Chelsey Nakanishi, Mililani High; Eliot St. John, Mid-Pacific; Yuho Ono, Katrina Valcourt, Kaiser.
2008 Presidential Scholars are Elizabeth Abe, Joanne Allagonez, Richard Forster, Patricia Hu, Mercedes Tappe, Thanh Vu, UH-Manoa; Heather Bach, Leeward Community College; and Anna Kupcha, Christopher Usher, Mark Villarin, UH-Hilo.
The Delrosario Scholarship Foundation awarded $1,000 scholarships to seven high school seniors: Tanya Alconel, Kaimuki High School; Michelle Tagorda, Keaau High; Christianne Liongson, Maryknoll; Jennifer Lucas, Waipahu; Hildegard Velasco, Kapolei High; Tyson Akira Chihara, Kauai High; and Ayla Bicoy, Molokai High.
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