Brian Patrick Gialketsis Memorial Scholarship Fund
Awarded to Ventura County graduating high school seniors who will enroll or are enrolled at an accredited community college; vocational, trade, and technical school; or a public or private 4-year college or university.
Special Requirements: Applicants must demonstrate their experience in working for equitable access to a healthy environment. Applicants are required to write an essay in response to the following prompt: Brian Patrick Gialketsis was a passionate environmental justice advocate who fought hard for equitable access to a healthy environment and the ideals of intersectional environmentalism. Please tell us about your involvement in bettering the environment to ensure equitable access for all. Applicants must demonstrate financial need. Preference in the selection process will be given to LGBTQ applicants and applicants of color.