CSU Systemwide Scholarships

The California State University Foundation works with donors interested in funding scholarship opportunities on a system wide basis. Currently, the CSU Foundation administers over $5 million in annual and endowed scholarships. Find out more about programs and eligibility requirements.

Ventura County Community Scholarships for 2017-18 application is open!

There are many individuals and agencies in Ventura County that offer scholarships. Counselors at local high schools and community colleges are an excellent source of information and guidance regarding these scholarships. A major source of community support is the Ventura County Community Foundation. For further information, please visit the VCCF website at www.vccf.org.

If you have any questions regarding Community Foundation scholarships, please email vweber@vccf.org

Apply here. The deadline for the 2017-2018 Scholarship application is  January 29, 2017 by 10:00p.m. PST, you must be enrolled in an accredited institution by Fall 2017 to receive funding.

AB540 Students

AB 540 Undocumented Student Resource Guide  (PDF, 161KB)

Immigrant students in the U.S. who do not have a valid social security number do not qualify for any federal financial aid. However, all are encouraged to apply for private scholarships to assist in funding the cost of your education. Scholarships do not have to be repaid and are funded from a variety of community organizations, local and national foundations, private donors and state and federal government agencies.

Please visit these external sites for additional information:

Governor’s Scholarshare Program

If you are the recipient of the Governor’s Scholarshare Award:

Claim your award and complete a Qualified Withdrawal Form at the Governor's Scholarship Program.

Make checks payable to:

Student Business Services Office
CSU Channel Islands, Sage Hall #146-148
One University Drive
Camarillo, CA 93012

Be advised that it may take 6-8 weeks for the University to receive the check once you have completed the withdrawal form.