Truman Scholarship

Categories: Scholarships
  • $30,000 fellowship for graduate study in a field of public service (broadly conceived); only undergraduate juniors may apply
  • Awarded on the basis of leadership potential, commitment to public service, and intellect and ability to excel in graduate-level education
  • Applicants must be US citizens/nationals and current juniors, and must desire to go to graduate school (Ph.D., J.D., M.P.A., M.S.W; not M.B.A.) and to become a “change agent.”
  • Requires campus endorsement; campus deadline in mid-December, with the national competition’s deadline in early February.