Sin Fronteras/ No Borders Scholarship Fund

Awarded to Ventura County residents, who are graduating high school seniors or graduated from a public school in south Oxnard, and who will enroll or are enrolled at an accredited community college, or a vocational, trade or technical school, or a public or private 4-year college or university. Preference in the selection process will be given to students who are immigrants and/ or the child of an immigrant parent, and bilingual/ bicultural students. Preference in the selection process will also be given to prior recipients provided they continue to meet the other criteria.

Special Requirements: Students must have a minimum 2.8 GPA and they must demonstrate financial need. Essay must explain the students’ interest and experience and how bilingualism/biculturalism has impacted the applicant’s life.

Supplemental Questions
  1. In 500-700 words please explain your interests and experiences and how bilingualism/ biculturalism has impacted your life.