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Associated Students of Gavilan College
Financial Aid & Scholarships

Financial Aid & Scholarships

  • ASGC Textbook Scholarship awards students up to $200. The scholarship is only available to students on the first three days of instruction of each semester and is awarded on a lottery basis. Applications will be available in the ASGC office, the bookstore, the admissions and records office, the financial aid office and Morgan Hill and Hollister sites. Completed applications are accepted during the first three days of each semester. Textbook scholarship vouchers must be submitted to the bookstore by the second Friday of the semester.

In order to qualify for the $200 ASGC Textbook Scholarship you must:

    • Complete the ASGC Textbook Scholarship Application
    • Complete the Required Textbooks Form. 
    • Submit a copy of your:
      • Class schedule demonstrating that you are enrolled in at least six (6) academic units at Gavilan College
      • Transcript indicating a cumulative grade point average (GPA) of 2.5 or above
      • Receipt showing that you have paid for your classes in full
      • Current ASGC card
      • Current Educational Plan completed by a Gavilan College Counselor or Degree Works degree audit that indicates that the classes you are enrolled in are necessary to meet your academic goal.
    • Type a minimum of a one to two page double-spaced personal statement answering the following questions:
      • What are your future goals?
      • How will this scholarship benefit you in reaching your goals?
      • Why should we choose you as the recipient of this scholarship?
    • Submit your completed ASGC Textbook Scholarship Packet to the ASGC Office by the third day of the term.
Last modified: May 22, 2015
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