How to receive your scholarship award

Here are the instructions for receiving your Gunn Foundation Scholarship Award.  A check will be sent to you after you enroll in college or other post-high school educational institution.  In order to receive your award, you must provide the Foundation with proof of your enrollment.  This can be done with one of the following:

  • A copy of your class schedule
  • A letter of verification from the Office of the Registrar
  • A copy of your student Identification Card with a registration sticker showing the current year

Email a copy of your proof of enrollment to


Mail a copy of your proof of enrollment via US Mail to:

The Gunn Foundation

780 Arastradero Road

Palo Alto, CA 94306

Please include your current mailing address so that we can send you the check.

(NOTE:  We must hear from you by December 1st of the year following your high school graduation or the award will be cancelled.)

Students who have been selected for scholarships from the DVB Foundation should send email to for instructions on how to receive the award.

If you have any questions, email us at or call us at 650 843-9837.