South Pacific Islander Organization

Empowering Islander Excellence

Preparing Pacific Islander students for college success through outreach, mentorship and scholarships.


The Issue.

Pacific Islanders are severely under-represented in higher education. 


In 2016, the Pacific Islander college graduation rate was well below the U.S. national average.

Source | U.S. Census


Our Solutions.

  1. Give free educational resources to students and families at large-scale events.

2. Prepare students for college success through a free 1:1 mentorship program.


3. Provide scholarships to Pacific Islander students.


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