Foundation

Application Instructions

There is one online application to apply for all Foundation annual scholarships (excluding Complete the Dream scholarships).

Sign-up

  1. Create your user account by navigating to https://edcc.awardspring.com .
  2. Click "Register".
  3. Enter all of the required information, click the agreement box, then click the "Create Account" button.
  4. Once registration is complete, you will be directed to your Dashboard.

Application Instructions

  1. Sign in to your account at https://edcc.awardspring.com
  2. Click the "Start Application" button to begin filling out your application.
  3. There are 4 sections to the application that need to be completed: General Information, Academic Information, Financial Information, and Qualification Questions. 
  4. When prompted to upload your unofficial transcript:
    1. Request a copy of your unofficial transcript online.
    2. Log-in and print your transcript as a PDF or copy/paste into a Word document.
    3. Upload it to your scholarship application when prompted.
  5. Click the "Submit Application" button in the lower right corner. (Note: The "Submit Application" button is disabled until the application is complete.)
  6. You will be directed back to your Dashboard where you will see the number of scholarships to which you have been automatically applied.
  7. You may be eligible for additional scholarships that require additional information. The Dashboard will prompt you to provide this.
  8. After completing all follow-up items for the scholarship, click the "Resubmit Application" button to submit your application. (Note: If there are no follow-up items that need to be completed, you do not need to resubmit your application.)
  9. Proceed through all follow-up items for all scholarships listed until you see "0 items requiring completion" on your Dashboard.

Only individuals who have been selected to receive a scholarship will be contacted.