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The Hilinehu: Educational Leadership Advancement (HELA) program is seeking new applicants for the next school year. HELA is a Native Hawaiian Education Program (NHEP) aiming to increase success with our Native Hawaiian graduate students at the UHM College of Education.

HELA supports students by providing mentors, a variety of graduate student professional development, stipends, and opportunities to develop a community of Native Hawaiian scholars. If you or someone you know is a graduate student in an education program in the 2023-2024 school year who might benefit from the HELA program, please consider filling out or forwarding the application.

Click Here to Visit the HELA Application
  • Application Deadline: Friday June 30, 2023
  • Letters of Acceptance: go out Mid-July
  • Orientation: Saturday August 26, 2023 


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