The Owen Locke Memorial Fund was established by the late Gwendolyn Locke to honor her husband, Owen C. Locke's interests in providing opportunity and education to underserved populations in California.

The purpose of the Fund is to provide educational scholarships to fund tuition, school fees and books for applicants in California. Preference will be given to persons who have limited financial resources available for school, but who are not eligible to be awarded funds from public or government sources.

The deadline for the 2015- 16
academic year is May 30, 2015.

The deadline for the 2014-15 academic year was May 30, 2014.