2020-21 New York Building Industry Scholarship Program

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2020-21 New York Building Industry Scholarship Program

The District Council encourages all who are eligible to apply to the New York Building Industry Scholarship Program. All applications are to be done online.

To qualify for this scholarship, the applicant must be a high school senior who will graduate during the 2019-2020 academic year and will enter college within a year after graduation.

Please click on the link for Account Login: https://aim.applyists.net/Form/Preview/21318/16863

Please see the below link to the PDF with all the information.

2020-21 NY Building FAQs

The PDF contains the following information:

Program Overview
Who is eligible to apply?
When is the application deadline?
What is the Program timeline?
Is this award renewable?
Who administers this Program?

Application Details
Which school should I list on the application if I have not made a final decision?
My parent’s employment makes me eligible for this scholarship. Whose contact information should I include?
What is the difference between Official and Unofficial Transcripts?
What supporting documentation is required for this application?
Where and when should I send my supporting documents?

Upload FAQs
What should be visible on my documents?
What are the acceptable file types?
Why can’t I upload a Word document?
One of the documents I uploaded has a status of Rejected. What do I do now?
How do I upload more than one file at a time?
How do I create a .zip file?
How long does it take to process my uploaded documents?
The deadline has passed, and my documents are still Processing, what does that mean?
What are the DOs and DON’Ts of uploading documents to my application?

How will I be notified about the status of my application?
What notifications will be sent to me?
Who will notifications be sent from?
When will I receive notifications?
Can I opt out of notifications?

Application Status
How do I know if my application is Complete?
As the applicant, what are my responsibilities?
How do I use my Home page to verify my application status?
The deadline is tomorrow, and it takes 5-7 days to process. Will I make it?
The deadline has passed, and my application status is Started, what do I do?

Award Details
What are the selection criteria?
What are the details of the award?
What are the renewal details?
What are my responsibilities if I am chosen as a recipient?
How and when are funds issued?
How do I change my college choice?

Other Important Information
Are scholarships taxable?
ISTS Help Portal
Contact Information

Home Page Tutorial
Help & My Profile
How to Apply
Application Status

2020-21 NY Building FAQs