Create a Scholarship Opportunity

Written by Reina Gallion

Last published at: May 8th, 2019
  1. Go to the Fund that is giving the scholarship.
  2. In the left-side menu click Add Scholarship. 
  3. In the Scholarship window:
    • Enter the Name of the Scholarship.
    • Enter a Description.
  4. Click Create.
  5. Select Edit from the left-side menu.
  6. In the Scholarship window, Edit the following fields:
    • Name
    • Description
    • Fundmanager - If this box is checked, the scholarship, and associated awards, will appear in your Donor Portal.
    • Auto Approve - If this box is checked, all Grants associated with the scholarship will move directly into the Voucher stage. This will bypass the Charity Check and regular Grant Approval process.
      • Use case scenarios:
        • Your Foundation treats approval in GLM as approval to pay a scholarship.
        • Your Foundation treats the posting of scholarships as approval to pay a scholarship.
    • Default School - The default school will be listed for all awards created from this scholarship.
  7. Click Update.