Name: Student ID#:
Email: Phone No:
Name of your CTE Certificate program:
By filing this application to renew my CTE scholarship for the 2019-2020 term, I acknowledge that
I understand and accept the following terms and conditions:
1. I must enroll in and complete 12 units each semester in my designated CTE Certificate
2. I must file a FAFSA and have unmet financial need as determined on my financial aid award
notification letter verified by the OCC Financial Aid Office (Note: “expected family
contribution” amount will be considered as unmet financial need for the purposes of this
3. Eligibility for a full Pell grant will disqualify me from receiving this CTE scholarship.
4. I must maintain a GPA of 2.5 or higher during each semester of the school term for which I
receive a scholarship award.
5. The maximum scholarship award I will receive will not exceed $2700 for 2019-2020 school
6. I understand that I will not receive a cash disbursement for any scholarship funds awarded to
me. Instead, my qualifying expenses covered by the scholarship will be paid directly to
Orange Coast College or to the vendor (e.g., bookstore, equipment vendor, etc.) whenever
possible. I may be reimbursed by way of check issued to me by the Orange Coast College
Bursar for qualifying expenses as determined by my award letter. Such reimbursement will
apply to expenses prepaid by me. I will receive reimbursement after I present receipt(s)
showing the date of payment, the item(s) purchased, the amount paid and the name of the
qualifying vendor. Reimbursement may take up to three (3) weeks to be issued.
signing below, I acknowledge that all of the representations in this application for a Sue and Bill
Gross CTE Scholarship are true to the best of my knowledge, and that any award of scholarship
funds is based on the truth of my statements. I understand that my college transcript(s) and
financial aid application and records will be examined by a counselor and/or a financial aid
officer to verify my statements and eligibility for a scholarship award.
Applicant’s Signature Date
CTE SCHOLARSHIP RENEWAL APPLICATION