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.