Tax-free scholarships

2020/2021 Windhover Foundation Scholarship Program

The online Windhover Foundation Scholarship application for the 2020/2021 academic year will open Monday, March 16! There have been a number of changes to the program. Please read below.

Program Timeline

  • Application Open: March 16, 2020 (12:00 a.m. PT/2:00 a.m. CT)
  • Application Deadline: April 23, 2020
    • The online application will close once 400 completed applications are received, or on Thursday, April 23 at 12:00 a.m. PST/2:00 a.m. CT) whichever comes first.
  • Recommendation Deadline: April 30, 2020 (5:00 p.m. CT)
  • Notification of Selection Results: End of May 2020
  • Funds Disbursed: End of June 2020

***Important New Information for 2020***

  • Administration of the Program Process:
    • To maintain a high level of professionalism and security, the program is administered by International Scholarship and Tuition Services, Inc. (ISTS), an independent company that specializes in managing sponsored educational assistance programs.
  • Applying for the Scholarship/Application Portal:
    • Students will now required to enter the following website address into a separate browser: https://aim.applyISTS.net/Windhover
    • Please note, you will not be able to access the application in the portal until March 16, 2020, when the program opens.
  • Registering in the application portal:
    • Students will need to register and create a NEW password/username (you will not be able to use the same password/username from previous years).
    • Parents will not need to log in and create a password/username.
  • Scholarship Contacts/Resources and How to Apply:
    • There’s now a self-help portal on the application site
    • Live Chat will now be available on the application site
    • Phone: 1.855.670.4787
  • Requirement of Parent Income:
    • We no longer require parents’ W-2
    • Must provide 2020/2021 FAFSA Student Aid Report
  • Interviews:
    • Not all that apply will be interviewed; however if a student does not receive an invitation to interview, this does not mean they have been disqualified.
    • If a student is contacted for an interview, it means we’re looking for additional information in order to make an informed decision
  • Communication:
    • All program communication and email notifications will come from the following email addresses:
      • donotreply@applyISTS.com
      • Windhover@applyISTS.com
      • Windhover@qg.com will still be active, however, all main communication will come from the two email addresses noted above.

Additional Questions?

  • For a list of Frequently Asked Questions regarding the Windhover Foundation Scholarship program, click here.
  • For assistance regarding the online application process, contact 1.855.670.4787

As always, please contact the myQuad support team at myquad@quad.com or 1-866-275-3737 with any additional questions you may have.

Windhover Scholarships are available to the children of eligible Quad employees. Funded by members of the Quadracci family in partnership with Quad, they are tax-free to the recipient and can be used to help pay for tuition, books and fees at any accredited educational institution. Students must apply for the scholarship each year.