The OHA Hawaiian Registry Program (HRP) provides Hawaiians, worldwide, with a card that verifies their Hawaiian ancestry. The Office of Hawaiian Affairs issues the card after verifying indigenous Hawaiian ancestry through biological parentage. No blood quantum is required.
• The ancestry verification card confirms your Hawaiian ancestry for OHA’s purposes.
• The card enables you to apply for OHA programs such as loans, grants and scholarships.
• Registering is an easy, one-time process* and you can use the card instead of hauling
around your documents!
• It’s FREE!
* Renewal of ancestry verification card required every 5 years.