Jasmine Hoapili

Jasmine was born and raised on the island of O‘ahu.  She graduated from Kailua HS in 2012, and is currently attending Honolulu CC.  She is enrolled in the Computing, Electronics & Networking Technologies (CENT) program, where she enjoys the opportunity to explore...

Dylan Emley

Dylan was born on Maui, but was raised on the Big Island.  He graduated from Parker School in 2009, then attended the University of Miami in Florida.  He completed his bachelor’s degree in Mechanical Engineering in 2013. Home Island: Maui High School:  Parker School...

Outcomes & Impacts

Serving Diverse StudentsRetaining and Advancing Students in StemNew Knowledge About Mentoring Group (all from Hawaii)Akamai Interns (n=328)Discussion Women 37%Most Akamai interns are engineering majors, fields in which women typically make up only 19% of students,...

FAQs

Eligibility I’ve already graduated, am I still eligible? Yes, if you graduated within the last year you are still eligible. If you graduated longer than a year ago you may still apply, however your priority will probably be lower. I’m not a U.S. citizen, am I still...

Funding

Funding AWI and its programs and projects are currently funded by: The Thirty Meter Telescope International Observatory TIO began funding Akamai in 2010, and has become Akamai’s cornerstone funder, providing funds directly to Akamai, as well as through the THINK Fund....