About Keauhou - Scholarships

Keauhou Canoe Club scholarships are awarded to graduating high school seniors who attend west side high schools and have at least 2 years recent paddling experience with a school athletic program or a club.


In 2021 Keauhou Canoe Club awarded the $2500 James F. Rogers Academic Achievement Scholarship to Dannia Andrade from Kealakehe High School.  Desiree will attend University of Hawaiʻi at Manoa and major in Pre-med and return to the Islands as a Doctor.  Keauhou Canoe Club also awarded the $2500 Mike Haines Merit Achievement Scholarship recipient to Anastasia "Kahina" Benbouzid-Hewitt from Ke Kula O Ehunuikimalino High School.   Kahina will be attending the University of Hawaiʻi Hilo and will major in Environmental Studies and Hawaiian Studies.  We wish both women the best on their future studies and endeavors. Your tax deductible donations support these scholarship opportunities.  


Twenty-six seniors have received scholarships totaling $33,500 from Keauhou Canoe Club in the past 14 years.  A plaque with all the student names, high schools, college, and major is posted at the Canoe Club and updated annually.

A list of all recipients of the Keauhou Canoe Club recipients are listed in Club Documents  by name, high school, college or university, and major.