Introduction

Basic Settings includes the ability to change the general ScholarshipUniverse email sender settings, as well as settings around reviewing and awarding students.



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Settings > Basic

To get to the Basic Settings page, click on the Settings option in the left navigation, then click on the Basic tile.


 

Here is a preview of the Basic Settings page:



Email From: Determines what email address the ScholarshipUniverse application will use for email communications.


Sender Display Name: Determines what the email sender display name will be when sending email communications from the ScholarshipUniverse application.


Review Pool Scholarship Within (Days): When creating a review pool, only scholarships past their deadline are shown. This setting allows scholarships to display when creating a review pool that have not yet passed their deadline. The number set here will specify the number of days prior to the scholarship's deadline that it will begin to display on the list when creating the review pool.


Allow Nominations: This enables Award Managers to bring in students who were not reviewed during the final round of a review pool and award them scholarship funding.

  • If YES: The Nominate feature will be enabled when adding or editing Award Views.
  • If NO: The Nominate feature will be disabled when adding or editing Award Views.


Thank You Approval by Default: Determines the default setting for requiring approval of students' Thank You letters before posting their award.

  • If YES: When creating a new scholarship, via the Scholarship Builder page, the Approval Required setting will be defaulted to YES, when the user toggles the "Thank You Required" setting to YES.
  • If NO: When creating a new scholarship, via the Scholarship Builder page, the Approval Required setting will be defaulted to NO, when the user toggles the "Thank You Required" setting to YES.


To save your changes, click Save.



Troubleshooting and FAQs

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