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Are you applying to the Gilman Scholarship this October?

Fill out this form to request a one-on-one 30-minute virtual essay review appointment with a UC Berkeley Gilman Scholar:

In order to submit this form, you will need to have your three Gilman essay drafts completed (rough drafts and detailed outlines are okay!). Appointments are available on the following dates only: Wednesday, September 29 and Thursday, September 30. Appointments are available on a first-come, first-served basis.

If you have questions about the Gilman essay requirement, please see these pages first:

The Gilman Scholarship application is due at 11:59pm PT on Tuesday, October 5, 2021. For more information and to apply, visit

If you require an accommodation for effective communication (ASL interpreting/CART captioning, alternative media formats, etc.) or information about campus mobility access features in order to fully participate in this event, please contact Michelle Ayazi at or 510-642-1356 with as much advance notice as possible and at least 7-10 days in advance of the event.