Studentbox is a great platform that assists in increasing your chances of furthering your studies and achieving your full academic potential.
Once registered, students will be assigned a unique id tag; that tag is the one that is visible to the funders not eg. name, surname. Personal information will not be shown to funders.
Yes, the system vets all student profile fields and matches them with funder criteria. Alerts and recommendations are then be sent to potential funders who are a match.
A funder has access to all student profiles. Funders create criterias and if you are matched; they may choose to fund you.
As a student, you choose your intended industry of work after school and sector thereof; these are one of the filters to use to find funders in those industries or who wish to fund students interested in those same industries as well.
Enjoy higher visibility with the added status of having a top-rated profile. These are active profiles that are kept up-to-date at all times making sure funders can easily search and find it.
Escrow is a third party that holds and regulates payment of the funds required for two parties involved in a given transaction. In this case, funds will be intact until end of year when the chosen student meets the criteria set by the funder; once funder approves that the criteria is met; funds are released to that students’ university/college account.