CommunityForce has their own list of FAQs, which can be accessed here: http://support.communityforce.com/faq/faq/applicant/. This page details how to do everything from register, to printing the application to filling out the forms. Of course, do not hesitate tocontact us should you have additional questions or concerns.
Using the Online Scholarship System*
*These FAQs are only relevant to the scholarships requiring completion of the online application.
All applicants must complete and submit the online application; please contact your local school, library or senior center to determine if you are eligible to use their computers.
When you submit your application you will receive a notification on your screen and you will receive an email confirming that your application has been received. Of course, never hesitate to contact us should you have any questions.
Only PDF documents will be accepted. If your document is saved in Word, click Save As and under "Save as type" choose PDF.
Wherever you see an Upload button section, click the button to browse. From there you need to find the completed and saved document on your computer. Click on that document and hit the Open button.
When you login you will be brought to a screen that has two tabs at the top. One of the tabs will bring you to where you can search for scholarships that you wish to apply for. The other tab is titled My Applications. Click on that tab and you will be brought to a list of the scholarships you have begun applying for.
Yes. Just scroll to the bottom of the page and click the Save button. Make sure you click the Save button before exiting out of your account.
If you have an account, but have lost or forgotten your password click on the Forgot Password button below the sign in screen. A link to reset your password will be emailed to you.
If you are a first-time applicant with Main Street Community Foundation:
- Go to MSCFScholarships.CommunityForce.com.
- Click the Login button on the top right.
- Click "Create New Account".
- Enter the required information.
- Login using the email address and password you just created.
- Begin your application.
Yes. You must create an account to save and submit an application. An account allows you to access your application, and all required documentation, and it allows us to send you notification.