"AcademicWorks is pleased to offer campuses a comprehensive scholarship solution that simplifies the search and application process for students, reduces administrative workload and improves donor recognition,” says Brandon Phipps, CEO of AcademicWorks.
Austin, TX (PRWEB) March 12, 2012
AcademicWorks announced today that it has achieved Gold Partner status in Oracle PartnerNetwork (OPN). By attaining Gold Level membership, Oracle has recognized AcademicWorks’ ability to offer a comprehensive solution for scholarship administration to colleges and universities using Oracle’s PeopleSoft Campus Solutions.
AcademicWorks is a leading provider of scholarship administration solutions for institutions of higher education. The AcademicWorks system allows campuses to automatically match students with relevant scholarship opportunities using data imported from Oracle’s PeopleSoft Enterprise Student Administration and/or collected from students via a configurable scholarship application. Campuses using AcademicWorks can improve their utilization and stewardship of scholarship funds while increasing service to students, donors and the campus community.
“The increasing costs of higher education, combined with recent federal, state and local funding cuts, make scholarship funds a critical component of a student’s overall aid package. AcademicWorks is pleased to offer campuses a comprehensive scholarship solution that simplifies the search and application process for students, reduces administrative workload and improves donor recognition,” says Brandon Phipps, CEO of AcademicWorks.
AcademicWorks offers cost effective “SaaS” (Software-as-a-Service) deployment combined with convenient student data import and user authentication options. As a Gold Level member in OPN, AcademicWorks will be able to increase its expertise and begin developing specializations that can help improve customer experience and retention. Additionally, this new status will allow AcademicWorks to grow its business and increase differentiation in the marketplace.
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AcademicWorks is the leading provider of comprehensive scholarship management solutions specifically designed for institutions of higher education. The AcademicWorks system allows campuses to automatically match students with relevant scholarship opportunities, facilitate the committee review process, make/monitor scholarship awards and recognize scholarship donors. Campuses using AcademicWorks can dramatically improve the utilization and stewardship of scholarship funds, while increasing their service to students, donors and the campus community. For more information please contact info(at)academicworks(dot)com or visit http://www.academicworks.com.
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