Committee Frequently Asked Questions
What is ISTS?
ISTS stands for International Scholarship and Tuition Services. They are the organization that manages the online database for Sisters GRO scholarship application, review and selection. The login site for both students and selection committees on ISTS is https://aim.applyists.net/SistersGRO.
I am having a hard time logging into ISTS. What do I do?
If you are experiencing issues logging in on the ISTS site, visit our Committee Login Issues page.
I have only been asked to score a couple of sections on the scholarship applications but ISTS is requiring scores for sections I am not scoring. What do I do?
If there is a score that you are not asked to submit but ISTS requires a value to be entered, simply put '0' in the box.
How do I score scholarship applications?
Refer to your selection committee Chair for specific instructions on how they would like you to score applications.
Where do we submit our final scholarship selections?
Final selections will be submitted by the Chair only. The Chair will use their Chair username and password to login to the Final Selection Site to submit final scholarship selections.
What is the Spread Process?
To learn more about the Spread Process, visit our Spread Process page.
What do we do if our choosen recipient no longer meets our scholarship eligibility requirements?
If your final recipient no longer meets your eligibility requirements, we can work with you to either reward another student in your scholarship applicant pool or you can hold on to funds for the following year.
Can we change our scholarship eligibiity requirements?
Yes, at the start of each academic year you have the ability to change your scholarship eligibility requirements. This will take place in October/November.
When do I have to submit the funds for my scholarship?
The final deadline for funds is the same day as the selection deadline which is typically at the end of April. However, we greatly appreciate the ability to receive and confirm funds by early January.
Where do I send the funds for our scholarship?
You can submit funds either by mail or online: