Big Island Press Club Offers 2019 Scholarships

Big Island Press Club 2018 Scholarship dinner

The Big Island Press Club announces the availability of scholarships for students pursuing higher education in journalism and related careers. Last year, BIPC awarded a total of $5,100 to six Hawaii Island students at its annual scholarship dinner. Application deadline is April 1. To qualify applicants must: ~ have Big Island residential ties, ~ demonstrate […]

Big Island Press Club Scholarship Dinner is May 3 in Hilo

Big Island Press Club members and the general public are cordially invited to honor the next generation of journalists as the Big Island Press Club holds its annual scholarship dinner on Thursday, May 3, at the Seaside Restaurant in Hilo starting at 5:30 p.m. The club will honor six 2018 scholarship recipients receiving a collective $5,100. This […]

Lots of Fun at BIPC 50th Anniversary Celebration

Photo credit Denise Laitinen.

All who attended our 50th anniversary celebration last month at Nani Mau Gardens had a great time! It really was a wonderful evening with young and old faces alike. Among the nearly 80 attendees were two of the press club’s original founding members, Gene Tao and Jim Wilson as well as several UH and even high […]