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Location:UH Mānoa Campus, Hawai‘i Hall Lawn
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Open to UH Manoa Campus Community and Guests
No cost to attend.

Join UH Manoa Nursing to honor veterans and learn how UH Manoa Nursing supports veterans to achieve academic success. UH Manoa Nursing is a partner in the Veterans Administration Nursing Academic Partnership and receives funding for the Vets-to-BSN Program.

The University of Hawaii at Manoa is a participant in the Yellow Ribbon Program and pledged to support the Joining Forces National Presidential Initiative.

Persons with disability-related access needs are invited to contact Carlyn Okatomi at (808) 956-0896 or by Friday, October 28, 2016.

Pay-to-Park visitor parking is available along Varney Circle for $2 per 30 minutes, maximum 3-hours. Visit for more information. Vehicles with government license plates are exempt from paying for parking and may park in any unmarked/non-green colored stall.

This event is also supported by the UH Manoa Student Activity & Program Fee Board. Special thanks to the May & Stanley Smith Charitable Trust, the Shelley Wilson Nursing Scholarship and Dr. Lawrence K.W. Tseu for supporting student veteran scholarships.

Veterans to Nursing

The Veteran to BSN Program is designed to facilitate veteran student success in the nursing program from admission to graduation and beyond. The program aims to increase the number of BS prepared nurses in Hawaii, improve employment opportunities for veterans, and provide support services. This project is supported by the Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) under Grant no. UF1HP26981.

For more information about the Veterans to Nurses program visit
or contact Kenith Scott, UH Manoa Nursing Student Veteran Advisor at (808) 956-3793 or

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