The 2017 FMPR Scholarship Application period is now open. Deadline to submit a completed application packet for consideration is April 30, 2017.

Since 2009, FMPR has awarded two $1,000 scholarships annually, one to a Kauai student and one to a Pennsylvania student pursuing their bachelor’s or graduate degree. FMPR Scholars are exemplary students and community members who:

  • Are pursuing undergraduate or graduate degrees, preferably in communications or public relations
  • Are interested in owning or working for a small business and/or home-based business
  • Are engaged in entrepreneurial activities
  • Have the intention to return to the communities in which they grew up after undergraduate or graduate school to pursue their livelihoods
  • Are engaged in community service and wish to advance their communities
  • Have proven intellectual and academic achievements
  • Show integrity of character and an interest in helping others
  • Have the ability to lead and the motivation to use their talents to the fullest