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Individual Applicants and Grantees - Managing your account

When you create your portal account, some contact information is already included on your profile page.

Individual grant applicants can also add additional information about themselves

  • Academic History
  • Work/Professional Experience

This article outlines steps to add or update your contact information.

Editing and updating your contact information

Click the Profile tab. Click the Contact tab, then click Edit

Add or edit information as needed

What is a Legal First, Middle and Last Name?

This is the name indicated on legal identification documents. If you are awarded a grant, we need this information in order to process your grant.

My last name has changed. How do I update it?

Unfortunately, you cannot update your last name in the Grantee Portal. Please reach out to your program contact or send a message to granteefeedback@opensocietyfoundations.org and request that an update to your last name.

My address has changed. How do I update it?

Enter updated address information and other contact information

Click Save

Adding and updating academic history

You can update your academic history from the Profile tab. 

Alternatively, you may be asked for this information within an application. Any academic history information you include on an application will be copied here to your profile record. 

From the Profile tab, click Academic History. Click New to create a record

Add required fields. Click Save

Adding Work Experience

Enter your professional experience, starting with your current or most recent job.

Click the Work Experience tab. Click New

Enter your information in the fields. Click Save