Pearlridge Center Has College Scholarship

Pearlridge Center recently announced its Akamai Scholarship to help students achieve their dreams of higher education.

The scholarship will provide $1,500 to one student pursuing a bachelor’s or associate’s degree at a college or university within or outside of Hawaii. Applicants must be Oahu residents currently in their junior or senior year of high school.

As part of the application, students are asked to visit the MyStudio HD Recording Studio in Pearlridge Uptown where they will record a free three-minute video to introduce themselves to the Pearlridge Akamai Scholarship judging committee and to explain their academic goals, significant past accomplishments and financial need, including how this scholarship will help them achieve their future career goals.

Application forms are available at, and the deadline is March 31. The awardee will be notified in April. For details, call 488-0981.