Cheryl Shearer Scholarship Fund

Female returning to higher education after a gap of at least 2 years. Graduate of a Ventura County high school or GED recipient with a minimum GPA of a 3.0 (unweighted), who is enrolling in an accredited community college or four-year college or university with a major in English, Math, or Science. Applicants must demonstrate financial need. Prior recipients may re-apply for consideration in successive years.

Supplemental Questions
  1. In 500 - 750 words, discuss your decision to return to school, what you hope to achieve with your degree or certificate, and tell us why your education is important to your future success.