AAF Hawaii is committed to providing opportunities for students and professionals alike to learn about our industry and grow and flourish. 

    Some of our signature events and programs include:

    The ABCs of JOBs (or How to Land your First Job in Advertising & Design) is a popular, free event that takes place in April. A panel of reknowned professionals who represent various sectors of the industry share how they got their starts. Open to current college seniors and recent graduates. 

    The Shining Star Scholarship Program Eligible college students who are studying advertising, design, communication and related fields may apply to receive one of four scholarships awarded annually. Apply here.

    • 2019 Pele Awards In addition to all of the professional and college categories, we are pleased to announce that the 2019 Pele Awards will once again include the first ever High School Student Pele Categories. Information can be found here.