James C. Basile Scholarship Fund

AUTOMATCH OPPORTUNITY: If you meet the qualifications listed, and you submit the general application, you will automatically be considered for this scholarship.

Awarded to graduating high school seniors or graduates of public or private high schools in Ventura County who intend to enroll or who are enrolled in public colleges, universities, and junior or community colleges in the State of California. Applicants must have a minimum 3.0 unweighted GPA. Applicants must demonstrate financial need. Prior recipients may reapply for consideration in successive years.

Preference: Given to graduating seniors or graduates from the cities of Simi Valley and Moorpark

Preference: Given to applicants who have lost one or both parents (natural or adoptive) or one or both parents have been disabled while actively engaged in law enforcement service or while actively engaged in public service as a fire fighter

Preference: Given to applicants that are physically or visually impaired or otherwise disabled.

Varies: $7500 for 4-year colleges; $4000 for 2-year colleges