ASEP Application Process
Step 1: Create an account with the Imagine America Foundation here: www.iafportal.org.Once on the site, select the “Create an Account” tab. Indicate whether you are a student, an alumnus or alumna, or a job seeker.
Step 2: Follow the prompts for creating your account.
Step 3: Once you’ve created your account, you’ll need to complete your profile before applying for a scholarship. Fill out your profile completely and save it.
Step 4: After you’ve successfully saved your profile, click on the tab “Apply for Scholarships” on the left-hand navigation.
Step 5: Under “Type” select ASEP for Adult Skills Education Program. Then find the school you wish to apply for by using the “Program of Interest” or the “State” search features.
Step 6: After you’ve selected your school, review the information and apply for the scholarship.
Step 7: To finish your application, you will need to complete the National Center for Competency Testing (NCCT) Student Success Assessmentand watch the Financial Planning Made Simple (FPMS) video, which should automatically populate after submitting your application. If you do not have time to watch the FPMS video immediately after submitting your application, you can always log back in and watch it by selecting the “Video” tab in your left-hand navigation. After completing the video, select the red button that says “Submit and Complete.”
Step 8: Your application has now been sent to your career college for the school to review. Your college also will have received an email stating that you have applied for our scholarship. Please check in with your college to see that it has everything it needs from you. Once the school has decided, you will receive an email informing you about the scholarship decision.
Imagine America wishes you good luck and a successful journey ahead!