News & Events

Please read on for exciting news and events about the Native Hawaiian Science & Engineering Mentorship Program
and our Undergraduate & Graduate Scholars!


"OHA $1M award creates scholarships for Native Hawaiian students at UH"





"First Native Hawaiian Doctorate Student Graduate"

Congratulations to Dr. Melia Iwamoto, NHSEMP Scholar & Transfer Bridge alumni!



"3.9M for Native Hawaiian education at UH"

The Native Hawaiian Science & Engineering Mentorship Program (NHSEMP) was awarded a U.S. Department of Education grant titled, "Hoʻomānalowai: STEM Student and Teacher Preparation Program" to provide scholarship and academic support for Native Hawaiian and underrepresented students in STEM and Secondary Education in STEM fields, 



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"Engineering students win UH innovation challenge"
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Congratulations to Kainalu Matthews, a NHSEMP alumni, and his teammate, Arif Rahman!