Grants

Every year the Outrigger Duke Kahanamoku Foundation gives grants to teams and events that help develop Hawaii’s ocean athletes and perpetuate Duke’s legacy through beach and water sports. 2021-2022 Grant Applications will open on this page in the Fall.

2020-2021

Event Grant Recipients

Hawaiian Invitational Water Polo Tournament

Point Panic Experience

Kaikeha, Inc. - Hubb's Keikifest

Kanaka Ikaika Racing Association Series

Kauai Junior Lifeguard Program

George K. Perry Keiki Race

North Shore 5K/10K Swim

Cline Mann Paddleboard Race

Dad Center Memorial Canoe Race

Kaiwi OC1 Solo Molokai World Championship

Special Olympics Hawaii Virtual Spring Fitness Season

Surfrider Spirit Sessions Jr. Lifeguard Ocean Safety Rescue & First Aid Training

Event Grants

Event grants support community events anywhere in Hawai’i that perpetuate Duke’s legacy and spirit and promote ocean, beach, and sports activities and water safety. Application requirements:
• Online Application
• Letter of Financial Need
• Event History (Last Three Years)
• Comparison of Event to Similar Competitions
• Federal Tax Return (if filed) or Financial Statement
• Organization’s Purpose Statement
• Recent Photographs of Event*

Grant applications will be available on this site october 15 - december 31

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2020-2021

Team Grant Recipients

Kamehameha Swim Club

IKAIKA Hawaii

Spike and Serve

Splash Aquatics

Waialua High School Surf Team

Team Grants

Team grants are awarded to local teams who compete in the sports that Duke played and loved: Swimming, Surfing, Canoe Paddling, Kayaking, Diving, Water Polo, Sailing & Volleyball. Successful applicants often make a request for their team to compete in a specific event or to develop disadvantaged youth through a team’s season. Application requirements:
• Online Application
• Letter of Financial Need
• Statement of Team History, Performance, and Composition
• Team’s Federal Tax Return (if filed) or Financial Statement
• Team’s Athletic Resume (Last Three Years)
• Reference Letter(s)
• Organization’s Purpose Statement
• Recent Photographs of Teams

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grant applications will be available on this site
october 15 - december 31