Rotary Club of Kihei Wailea awards $5,000 scholarship

VICTORIA FONVILLE, Scholarship recipient

The Rotary Club of Kihei Wailea recently presented a $5,000 Hawaii Rotary Youth Foundation scholarship to Victoria Fonville, of Kihei Charter School.

Fonville was dually enrolled in high school as well as the University of Hawaii Maui College for the last three years and is now furthering her studies at the University of Idaho as a chemistry major. She hopes to have a career in forensic science.

Besides academics, she is also passionate about the creative arts, music, photography and film. She was heavily involved in student government, and LGBTQ+ club.

During her high school career, she had two independent projects. One was helping promote Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics through project-based learning to middle schoolers. The other project was promoting awareness and donating to the organization, Days For Girls.


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