How to accept your scholarship and write your thank you.

Go to your email from financial.aid.vcsu.edu

  • Once you are in your email click the link provided. This link will take you to academic works. You will see a screen that looks like this. Log in with your same information that you use for blackboard and campus connection.

 

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  • Once logged in you will see a screen that has your scholarship(s) listed. Click each one to accept and write your thank you. You will be brought to a post acceptance page. There you will see the following statement.

Congratulations on being awarded the (Name of scholarship) Scholarship.

This scholarship has been funded through the generosity of the (name of where the scholarship came from). *As a token of our appreciation, we require that all students receiving a scholarship submit a Thank You letter addressed to the donor. Upon acceptance of your scholarship you will be prompted to submit this thank you letter.

Please address your thank you letter to (the donor will be listed here) 

Recognition of our donors is a very important step in ensuring the continuation of their support. The scholarship will be included in your Financial Aid Offer for the upcoming academic year once this Thank You letter has been received. If you understand and agree to the terms of this scholarship, please click the “Accept” button below.

  • After you read this there will be a text box for you to write a thank you to your donor.
    1. Your thank you should include a little bit about yourself (your name, major, year in school, your future plans), and your appreciation to them (the donor) for their donation. Then sign your name at the bottom.  (uploading a picture of yourself to go with the thank you is optional but there is a dropbox to upload one if you so choose)
  • Once this is completed you are all done!

If you have any questions or concerns please contact

Karen Crooks – karen.crooks@vcsu.edu  OR

Alaina Gleason – alaina.gleason@vcsu.edu