As the Governor and island Mayor's begin to open up segments of our state, as well as plan for the upcoming school year, Friends would like to help YOU kickoff this next phase. Thanks to our corporate and individual partners, we are offering a maximum $500 grant per student school team (One program per school, Total available $20,000; first-in, first accepted).

The ONLINE APPLICATION are now open for submission and will be closed by 12:00 PM HT on Friday, May 29, 2020. Only completed applications with a W9 (instructions in application) will be reviewed by the Board. If approved, stimulus checks will be mailed by June 5, 2020.

Our regular grant season is schedule for August/September 2020. This date could change pending the ever-changing state and world circumstances.


Grant Review Process

It is the goal of FoHR to execute a fair and efficient review process so that team can be notified in a prompt manner. Each grant application will go through several layers of review, including a detailed recommendations by the FoHR Grant Committee and, ultimately by the entire FoHR Board of Directors for a final decision.

Should you have any further questions about the grant application and its process, please email at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.. Mahalo, and we look forward to receiving your application.

Friends of Hawaii Robotics is a registered Hawaii 501(c)(3) non-profit, non-partisan organization, which works daily to support the implementation and the continuum of Hawaii educational robotics programs.