Gould Family Scholarship Fund
Awarded to Ventura County residents who are currently enrolled in a college in Ventura County and will continue their education at any college in Ventura County. Preference in the selection process given to applicants who demonstrate civic engagement through community volunteerism and/or internships. Preference in the selection process given to applicants majoring in environmental/earth/natural science, conservation.
Special Requirements: Applicants must demonstrate financial need. Applicants will write an essay in response to this prompts: Tell us about your role in community activism and/or interest in the environment – what prompted your volunteer activities; what have you been doing to make a difference in your community, or why you are interested in the environment and conservation. If you have held an internship, please discuss briefly what you have learned and what you will take with you as you continue your education.