Award Periods can be setup by a System Administrator. Award Periods allow you to identify when an award was given and more easily import data from into your financial and/or student information systems. 

To add a new Award Period in your system:

1. Select Site > Configurations > Award Periods
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2. Type name of new Award Period(s) under Add New Award Periods (one per line)
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3. Select green Update button to save
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