Maui Prep Academy announces full-tuition scholarship

Maui Preparatory Academy said applications are available for the Pueo Pilot Scholarship Program for school year 2013-14.

Pueo Pilot Scholarships provide full tuition for students not currently attending Maui Preparatory Academy and are available for students entering grades 9, 10, 11 or 12.

Maui Prep has awarded five Pueo Pilot Scholarships since the program began in 2010. Past awardees Skyler Hirsch and Danielle Jeffries recently competed in the Maui Interscholastic League swimming championships, taking home Maui Prep’s first MIL boys championship title and first repeat girls championship title.

Scholarships will be awarded to well-rounded students who demonstrate leadership and academic excellence as well as a desire to make a positive impact in the school community, according to a news release.

Maui Prep is an independent college preparatory school located in Napili.

The application deadline is April 8. For detailed information on the program or to receive an application, contact Cathi Minami, director of admissions, at 665-9966 or