To provide opportunities for at-risk/non-traditional students to learn life skills and to become productive, responsible, & successful citizens.


The Youth Challenge Academy will enroll youth who show potential and who are able, in a timely and satisfactory manner, to meet all academic, mental, and physical activities requirements which together comprise the fundamental nature of a Youth Challenge Graduate.

The Academy admits Youth on the premise that they have the intent and the ability to undergo and complete training successfully.

Oahu Campus – Kalaeloa – Main Admissions Office
PO Box 75348  Kapolei Hawaii  96707
Admissions 808 685 7139  Fax 808 673 7538

Hawaii Campus – Hilo
PO Box 5210  Hilo  Hawaii  96720
Admissions 808 933 1954  Fax  808 933 3916


The Hawaii National Guard Youth Challenge Academy does not do door to door solicitation for money or anything else. Please do not give anyone claiming to represent the Youth Challenge Academy any money. If you have any questions, please call Juan Williams at 808-685-7125 or 808-754-3571


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