Harry Truman Scholarship
The Harry Truman Scholarship seeks future “change agents” who aspire to leadership positions in federal, state, or local governments or in the not-for-profit and education sectors where they can influence public policies and programs. Candidates should have extensive community service, have outstanding leadership potential, and be committed to a career in government or in public policy. Approximately 65 awards are made annually, to be applied to graduate or professional studies.
Qualifications: be a full-time junior at a four-year institution, be committed to a career in public service, be in the top 25% of his/her class, and be a U. S. citizen or national. University nomination is required. Institutional deadline December 15.
Web Address: www.truman.gov
You must notify the Office of National Scholarship Advisement of your intent to submit an application. For further information and assistance, contact Tim Dolan.