Kako‘o Ulu ‘Oihana
The Kako‘o Ulu ‘Oihana program provides one time support for members of the health care workforce that are committed to serving Native Hawaiian communities.
Kako‘o Ulu ‘Oihana is a program of the Mauli Ola Mālamalama Hale of Papa Ola Lōkahi. Mauli Ola Mālamalama is a workforce program whose purpose is to support and facilitate the continued development of Native Hawaiian Health Professionals to increase the economic propensity for the Native Hawaiian community.
The goal of Kako‘o Ulu ‘Oihana is to establish additional health scholarship pathways and provide workforce development opportunities to improve the career trajectory and potential of Native Hawaiians to improve their economic opportunities and growth.
Applicants may apply for funding to support costs related to books and supplies, prep course, certifications and licensure, and conferences that are related to a project or presentation.
Applications are now being accepted and will close September 19 at 11:59 PM (HST).