The file upload question type can be used to accept files during the application and awarding processes. These file uploads may include essays, letters of recommendation, and other key documents. 

The specifications for file uploads are:
  • up to 10MB in size
  • the file name can only have the following characters: a-z A-Z 0-9 _ . -
  • the file name can be no longer than 512 characters
  • the file name can only have a single '.'
The file type that is not accepted for file uploads is:
  • google docs
  • if you do not see the file type listed below, it is not accepted
The accepted file types for file uploads are:
  • 7z
  • abw 
  • ai
  • amr
  • avi
  • aww
  • axd
  • ba0
  • bak
  • bmp
  • cdf
  • contact
  • cr2
  • crx
  • css
  • csv
  • cwk
  • dat
  • db
  • dll
  • do
  • doc
  • docm
  • docx
  • dot
  • dotm
  • dotx
  • download
  • dwg
  • eml
  • eps
  • faces
  • fileloc 
  • flv
  • fop
  • fwd
  • gbl
  • gif
  • gsheet
  • gslides
  • htm
  • ico
  • indd
  • index
  • inetioc
  • ini
  • jp2
  • jpeg
  • jpg
  • jtp
  • kes
  • key
  • ink
  • itr
  • lwp
  • m4a
  • m4v
  • manifest
  • map
  • mdi
  • mht
  • mig
  • mod
  • mov
  • mp3
  • mp4
  • mpg
  • msg
  • mts
  • notebook
  • nrmeta
  • odg
  • odp
  • ods
  • odt
  • one
  • onetoc2
  • opd
  • orysya
  • owa
  • oxps
  • p7s
  • pages
  • pak
  • partial
  • pdf
  • pic
  • plist
  • png
  • ppsx
  • ppt
  • pptm
  • pptx
  • ppx
  • prc
  • prn
  • prnx
  • psd
  • pspimage
  • pub
  • rar
  • rmr
  • rsm
  • rtf
  • s
  • scan
  • sds
  • shs
  • snb
  • swf
  • sxw
  • t13
  • template
  • thmx
  • tif
  • tiff
  • tmp
  • txt
  • udk
  • url
  • vob
  • vpr
  • wav
  • webloc
  • webp
  • website
  • wiz
  • wimp
  • wma
  • wmv
  • wpd
  • wps
  • xls
  • xlsm
  • xml
  • xlsx
  • xps
  • xwd
  • zip