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The Miss Kona Coffee Scholarship Pageant

The Miss Kona Coffee Scholarship Pageant is hosted by the Kona Coffee Cultural Festival each November, thanks to the support of Diamond Major Sponsor U.C.C., Ueshima Coffee Company, Ltd. The new Miss Kona Coffee will travel to Japan on a promotional tour for Kona coffee and the industry. The Miss Kona Coffee Scholarship Pageant is held at the beginning of the Kona Coffee Cultural Festival, allowing the new Miss Kona Coffee to attend and participate in the week's festivities. To enter the Miss Kona Coffee Scholarship Pageant, applicant must be between the ages of 17 and 24 and a high school graduate or equivalent, or a senior in high school. There are no physical requirements or entrance fees. A member of the Miss America Organization, the Miss Kona Coffee winner becomes eligible to compete at the Miss Hawaii Scholarship Pageant.

For a Miss Kona Coffee Scholarship Pageant application or more information call:
Tracey Apoliona (808) 960-3094
Grace Basque (808) 322-3939


 

2010 Miss Kona Coffee
Wikolia Enos


Miss Aloha Hawaii
Mahealani Nakaahiki

 


 

 

2009 2010 Miss Kona Coffee
Kuulika Karratti
Talent: Hula Auana


Miss Aloha Hawaii
Kelsey Iyo
Talent: Hula Kahiko


1st Runner-Up:

Alizabeth Wong Dock
Talent:
Hula Auana




2007-2008 Miss Kona Coffee
Malia Pucong
School: University of Hawaii at Manoa
Talent: Hula

 


1st Runner-Up:

Kuulika Karratti
School: University of Hilo
Talent: Vocal & Hula



2nd Runner-Up:

Amanda McCown
School: University of Hawaii at Manoa
Talent: Vocal


3rd Runner-Up:

Anuhea Sills
Talent: Hula


 

2006- 2007 Miss Kona Coffee
Tioni Tam Sing
School: Hawaii Community College &
Global University Berean School of the Bible
Talent: Vocal

 


1st Runner-Up:

Hollee Holt
School: University of Texas
Talent: Vocal & Baton twirling


2nd Runner-Up:

Nichole Uluwehi Hokulani Fuller
School: Kamehameha High School
Talent: Hula

3rd Runner-Up:

Mary Kaehukai Teshima
School: University of Hawaii at Hilo
Talent: Hula Kahiko

 

2005- 2006 Miss Kona Coffee
Iwalani Ynigues

Parents: Craig and Carly Ynigues

Talent: Hula

Age: 17

 


1st Runner-Up:

Tioni Tam Sing

2nd Runner-Up:

Corilynne Wills
3rd Runner-Up:

Heather Baptiste

 

2004- 2005 Miss Kona Coffee
Shardae Grace

Parents: Jessie & Harry Grace
Shannon Kaupu

Talent: Hula

Age: 19

 


1st Runner-Up:

Francesca Weems

2nd Runner-Up:

Moana Ching
3rd Runner-Up:

Andria DeBina

2003- 2004 Miss Kona Coffee
Lilinoi Kaholuokalani Grace

Parents: Leona and Darryl Grace, Sr.

Talent: Vocal

Age: 23

 


1st Runner-Up:

Marissa Vossen


2nd Runner-Up:

Stephanie Quinajon
3rd Runner-Up:

Genai Robinson

 


 

2002- 2003 Miss Kona Coffee is
Jaynell Cantor

Parents: Andrew & Nika Cantor

Talent: Piano

Age: 18

1st Runner-Up:

Shyanne Makanani Telles
2nd Runner-Up:

Malia Rose Pucong
3rd Runner-Up:

Jessica Reiman

 


For addition information: info@konacoffeefest.com