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Shelby Mendes, Jaclyn Sakamoto, Kala’iokamalino Niiheu and Kristen Perreira  were honored at the Windward O’ahu Branch Scholarship luncheon held on June 6, 2015 at Pohai Nani Retirement Center.   Jarnell Haukoloa was unable to attend the luncheon.

First-year grants went to Jarnell, Shelby, Jaclyn and Kristen of Kaneohe.  Jarnell completed her ethnopharmacology studies at Windward Community College and plans to pursue a botany degree at UH Manoa.  Shelby is a 2015 Castle High graduate heading for architecture studies at UH Manoa.  Jaclyn, a 2015 Sacred Hearts graduate, will study political science at UH Manoa followed by law school.  Kristen, another 2015 Castle High graduate, will study education at Chaminade.  Second-year grant winner, Kala’iokamalino of Ka’a’wa, will continue her education as a nursing student at Hawaii Pacific University.


from left: Shelby Mendes, Jaclyn Sakamoto, Kala’iokamalino Niiheu and Kristen Perreira.  (not pictured: Jarnell Kaukoloa)

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