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You can enable and disable email updates for tracked opportunities, saved searches, and Funding Advisor recommendations.

Tracked Opportunities

Your Tracked category comprises funding opportunities you decide to monitor. To add an individual funding opportunity to your Tracked folder, go to the Funding Opp Detail page and on the right column select Track. To add multiple opportunities from a search, select the checkboxes of each opportunity and select the Track button.

To set up email alerts for Tracked opportunities:

  1. Log in to your Pivot account.
  2. On the upper right, use the drop-down menu to select Preferences.
  3. Under Deadline Notification Preferences, select your preferred time interval from the drop-down menu.
  4. Select the My Email checkbox.
    1. You can also select the Announcements checkbox to get deadline notifications when you are logged into Pivot.

Saved Searches

To get weekly emails about new funding opportunities for one or all of your saved searches:

  1. Log in to your Pivot account.
  2. On the left side of the navigation banner, hover over the Home icon.
  3. From the drop-down menu, select Saved Searches.
  4. If you see an envelope icon in the Email alerts column next to a saved search, your email alerts for the search are turned on.
    • To turn email notifications off, select Options > Alert email off.
  5. If the Email alerts column next to a saved search is blank, your email alerts for the search are turned off.
    • To turn email notifications on, select Options > Alert email on.

Advisor

Your Advisor category comprises funding opportunities curated for you by Pivot's editorial team and their matching algorithm. Pivot uses information in your profile – affiliation, publications, links, keywords – to deliver customized funding recommendations.

To get weekly emails about new funding opportunities in the Advisor category:

  1. Log in to your Pivot account.
  2. On the upper right, use the drop-down menu to select Preferences.
  3. Under Email Preferences, select the Enabled checkbox.
    • To turn Advisor Alerts off, unselect the Enabled checkbox.

OR

  1. Log in to your Pivot account.
  2. On the left side of the navigation banner, hover over the Home icon.
  3. From the drop-down menu, select Advisor.
  4. On the left side, select the Weekly Advisor Alert email checkbox.
    • To turn Advisor Alerts off, unselect the Weekly Advisor Alert email checkbox.


Answered By: Rashelle Nagar
Last Updated: Dec 13, 2021

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