Hawaii has numerous things to offer. And besides being a unique tourist destination, it is home to the elite of engineering students. As mentioned by the University of Hawai’i Foundation, there is a constant need for scholarship access for numerous students. Many young adults have the skills required to succeed in such a compelling field. Yet they lack the financial means to achieve their goals.
But luckily, several local companies do their best to support young talents in their endeavors. Nan Inc Hawaii is a local construction company with several years of experience and involvement in charitable events. And this year, they aimed to help engineering students move forward in their future careers.
Nan Inc., a construction company based in Hawaii, has made an impressive donation of $160.000 so that they fund they offer access to any interested party to the Nan Inc. Scholarship in Engineering at the University of Hawai’i at the Manoa College of engineering. It is believed that this substantial support will help several civil and environmental engineers to improve their skills and achieve the necessary qualifications to work in this field.
Considering the unstable economic environment due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the generosity of Nan Inc. is more than welcomed. Having a local company backing up future engineers only encourages aspiring students to do their best in school. Most engineers in the country received a degree at the University of Hawai’i, which is why this scholarship will represent many attending students’ hope. Anyone who aims to make a positive impact on the local community attends this University. And the help and support offered by Nan Inc. is estimated to encourage more and more students to pursue higher education.
The founder of Nan Inc., Patrick Shin, stated that his hope is that such a gift will help the recipients follow their dreams and achieve their full potential. He offers as an example of his company, which has numerous employees from local communities. And Nan Inc.’s founder is proud that several members of his company’s leadership team are alumni with impressive UH’s College of Engineering results.
Nan Inc.’s constant involvement in local issues and charitable activities offers hope to all the locals. And considering they’re perceived as the leading construction company, it is safe to assume that many aspiring students will look up to this company. This $160.000 donation to support future engineers will ease the path towards success for many students.
Civil and Environmental Engineering aims to offer solutions for the most sustainable approaches for the environment. Such engineers will oversee, plan, design, construct, operate, and maintain several public constructions, like bridges, highways, airports, or tunnels. So, having access to scholarships will only teach the students about the best practices for both the community and the environment. Nan Inc. is committed to helping out future engineers, which is why this donation was more than welcomed.