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Financial Aid / Scholarships

Book Grants

Transfer Achievement Program students are eligible to receive financial assistance with the cost of books. Book assistance is offered for the Fall, Spring, and Summer terms. Book grant awards range from $100-$300 for Fall and Spring. Summer term assistance ranges from $100 - $300. Our selection criteria is as follows:

  • Must be enrolled at SBCC
  • Must be an active participant of TAP (attend semester follow-up appointments)
  • Financial aid eligible
  • Write a quality essay that effectively answers selected essay questions



Transfer Achievement Program students are also eligible for several scholarships. Scholarships searches can be explored by making an appointment with a TAP counselor or advisor.  Current TAP students are eligible to apply for the Henry and Rose Gessner Scholarship during the SBCC Foundation Scholarship filing period (January 1st - March 2nd). Each year Henry and Rose Gessner provide two $500 awards to TAP students. 

For additional scholarships information please explore these website specific to our ethnically underrepresented population:



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