The "Apply for Awards" task allows a user to apply for awards included within your site.
Basic Information Tab
The Basic Information tab provides a quick overview of the elementary descriptions (Title and Description) associated with the task, and can be formatted using the Visual Editor.
Name: The name of the task - how it will appear in the Competition Design page, and referred to in every other instance within your site.
Set a Description: This description is shown to applicants who fill out this form. Specifying a description is optional. When checked, the Visual Editor is displayed, which allows the content to be formatted accordingly.
Round & Group Tab
The Round and Group tab allows the administrator to select which stage the task will be in, as well as the group the task should be applicable to.
Stage: The specific stage the task should be affiliated with can be selected from this drop down menu.
Group: The Group this task should be assigned to can be selected from this drop down menu.
Access Level: Who should have access to this task.
Submission categories: Unless explicitly specified, this task will be available to all submission categories. Note: This option is dependent on categories having been created.
The Behavior tab presents critical options that affect the visibility of the task, as well as its importance.
Required: This option makes the task required to progress further in the contest. It is not possible to submit the application if a required task has not been completed.
Set a deadline: Deadlines dictate when a user must complete this task by.
Set a start date: Start dates dictate when a task can be completed.
Prerequisites: The prerequisites option allows an administrator to dictate that an applicant must complete other tasks before being allowed to complete the current task. These tasks can be selected within the box under 'Prerequisites'.
Minimum number of awards to apply to: Setting a minimum value will require users to apply to at least that set of awards
Maximum number of awards to apply to: Setting a maximum value will allow users to apply to that set value of awards. If the maximum value is set to 0, it will be ignored allowing applicants to apply to as many awards as they choose.