James C. Basile Scholarship Fund

Awarded to students who have graduated from or will graduate this year from any high school in Ventura County and who are enrolled or will enroll in a public California college or university (UC, CSU, or public California community college). Candidates must demonstrate financial need and have a minimum 3.0 GPA. Preference in selection process for students who live in Moorpark or Simi Valley and will graduate from (or did graduate from) high schools in those cities. At least one half the scholarships will be given with preference to students who (a) have had one or both parents killed or disabled while engaged in services in law enforcement or as a fire fighter or (b) are physically or visually impaired or are otherwise disabled, to the extent there are such applicants.

Varies: $7,500 for 4-year colleges; $3,500 for 2-year colleges
Supplemental Questions
  1. In 300-500 words please tell us how you intend to use the funds if awarded this scholarship.