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Latest News

Baldwin senior: Robotics, STEM education paid off
Baldwin High School robotics team captain Joey Albright has been accepted into six colleges with plans to pursue a degree in mechanical engineering. Read more.


Pukalani Elementary pupils learn to enjoy science
Students in kindergarten through 5th grade at Pukalani Elementary School are enjoying, even getting excited about, science these days, according to Curriculum Coordinator Jasmine Domingo. Read more.


Akaku Granted $5,000 to Support Youth Mentoring Program
Akaku: Maui Community Television has been granted $5,000 for support of their successful Youth Broadband Education Awareness Mentoring (YBEAM) program from the MEDB Ke Alahele Education Fund 'Building Pathways'. Read more.


MEDB Ke Alahele Education Fund awards $90,000-plus in STEM grants
Throughout Maui County, students and teachers are being empowered through STEM education, thanks to the MEDB Ke Alahele Education Fund. Read more.


MEDB raises $313,254 for STEM education initiatives
Road safety project captures for inaugural Daniel K. Inouye Innovation Award. Read more.




MEDB Ke Alahele Education Fund


Help power STEM education! Save the date for this unforgettable event all for a worthy cause!



August 23, 2014, Saturday
Reception 4:30 pm, Dinner 6:30 pm



The Grand Wailea Resort, Ballroom


For Donor and sponsorship opportunities click here.
For a Sponsor Reservation Form (fillable PDF), click here.
To donate to the Apples for Education Auction, click here.

Special room rates are available for this year’s event attendees at the beautiful Grand Wailea Resort.

If you have any questions, please contact or call 808-875-2300.


About The Fund

Our ability to meet our work force needs, particularly in the technology fields, will determine the success of our economic goals. Recognizing the critical nature of this preparation, MEDB has worked vigorously throughout its history to enhance education and training in our community.

To further support this growing need for Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math (STEM) skills, our board of directors created the MEDB Ke Alahele Education Fund in 2006 as a grant making vehicle. The Fund stimulates community investment in broadening career pathways for Maui County residents.

Learn more about the Fund in this special video produced by Maui High School’s Digital Media team. 



For more information about the MEDB Ke Alahele Education Fund, check out our frequently asked questions or the MEDB Ke Alahele Education Fund Brochure.


If you are interested in contributing, please contact us at


To apply for a MEDB Ke Alahele Education Fund grant, download the Grant Guidelines (.pdf) and Grant Application (.doc).

  • After clicking the link, save the form to your computer.
  • After saving the form, open it and hit the Tab key to go to the first field of the form ("Date").
  • Fill the field in then Tab to the next field until you have completed the application.
  • Remember to Save as you enter your information.
  • After completing the form, print out the document so you can get the required signatures and mail it to MEDB per the Grant Guidelines.



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