Native Hawaiian definition

Native Hawaiian means any individual who is a descendant of the aboriginal people who, prior to 1778, occupied and exercised sovereignty in the area that now constitutes the State of Hawaii.
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Native Hawaiian means; any individual whose ancestors were natives prior to 1778, of the area which now comprises the State of Hawaii.

Examples of Native Hawaiian in a sentence

  • Minority faculty: includes faculty who designate themselves as Black, non-Hispanic; American Indian or Alaska Native; Asian, Native Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander, or Hispanic.

  • The group was Caucasian (7.4%), Black or African American (74.3%), Hispanic or Latino (15.2%), Asian (0.4%), Native Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander (0.4%), and American Indian or Alaska native (0.9%), with the remaining (1.3%) represented by multiple ethnic groups.

  • This program provides competitive grants to ANNHs that meet the Section 312(b) criteria and that have an enrollment of undergraduate students that is at least20% Alaska Native students or at least 10% Native Hawaiian students.

  • Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander: a person having origins in any of the original peoples of Hawaii, Guam, Samoa, or other Pacific Islands.

  • Race/ethnicity of employees separated in the following categories:(a) Hispanic/Latino; (b) American Indian or Alaska Native; (c) Asian; (d) Black or African American; (e) Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander; (f) White;(g) two are more races; (h) nonresident alien; and (i) race and ethnicity unknown.


More Definitions of Native Hawaiian

Native Hawaiian means any descendant of not less than one-half part of the races inhabiting the Hawaiian Islands previous to 1778, as defined by the Hawaiian Homes Commission Act, 1920, as amended; provided that the term identically refers to the descendants of such blood quantum of such aboriginal peoples which exercised sovereignty and subsisted in the Hawaiian Islands in 1778 and which peoples thereafter continued to reside in Hawaii.
Native Hawaiian means any individual any of whose ancestors were natives of the area which consists of the Hawaiian Islands prior to 1778.
Native Hawaiian means any descendant of not less than one-half part of the blood of the races inhabiting the Hawaiian islands previous to 1778[;].
Native Hawaiian means any descendant of the races inhabiting the Hawaiian Islands prior to 1778; and
Native Hawaiian. ’ means any individual who—
Native Hawaiian means any individual who is a de- scendant of the aboriginal people who, prior to 1778, occu- pied and exercised sovereignty in the area that now consti- tutes Hawaii.
Native Hawaiian. Organization," as used in this provision, means any community service organization serving Native Hawaiians in, and chartered as a not-for-profit organization by, the State of Hawaii, which is controlled by Native Hawaiians, and whose business activities will principally benefit such Native Hawaiians. "Small business concern," as used in this provision, means a concern, including its affiliates, that is independently owned and operated, not dominant in the field of operation in which it is bidding on Government contracts, and qualified as a small business under the criteria and size standards in 13 CFR part 121. "Small disadvantaged business concern," as used in this provision, means a small business concern that (a) is at least 51 percent unconditionally owned by one or more individuals who are both socially and economically disadvantaged, or a publicly owned business having at least 51 percent of its stock unconditionally owned by one or more socially and economically disadvantaged individuals and (b) has its management and daily business controlled by one or more such individuals. This term also means a small business concern that is at least 51 percent unconditionally owned by an economically disadvantaged Indian tribe or Native Hawaiian Organization, or a publicly owned business having at least 51 percent of its stock unconditionally owned by one of these entities which has its management and daily business controlled by members of an economically disadvantaged Indian tribe or Native Hawaiian Organization, and which meets the requirements of 13 CFR part 124. "Subcontinent Asian Americans," as used in this provision, means United States citizens whose origins are in India, Pakistan, Bangladesh, Sri Lanka, Bhutan, or Nepal.