Does the Mana Up Accelerator sound like the program for you? Look over the criteria below and submit an application!

* Note: Applications have now closed for our first cohort. You can fill out this early application to be considered for our second cohort starting in August 2018. 


  • Hawaiʻi-based founder and company 
  • Retail or value-added food product 
  • Owner has full-time commitment to company 
  • Elevates Hawaiʻi or Hawaiʻi brand through authentic connection, resource or store 
  • Quality of product and potential for international expansion 
  • Prefer companies who have $100,000+ in annual revenue currently 

Kamehameha Schools will select two of the ten companies that join each cohort. Their criteria are the same as the general Mana Up accelerator program.