Truman Scholarship

Degree Level: Undergrad

Enrollment Status: Full-time

Field of Study: Science, Technology, Engineering, Math, or Arts & Humanities, or Social Sci., Business, Law, Education

Location: United States

Duration: Multi-year

Deadlines: November. Please check website below for the specific date.


This fellowship has a campus deadline in November. Please contact the Fellowships Office for details.

The Truman Scholarship is a highly prestigious national award that recognizes the nation’s top undergraduates committed to public service careers. Truman Scholars receive funding for their last year of undergraduate as well as for graduate school. Perhaps more importantly, Truman Scholars have the possibility of summer internships, receive career and professional development, and join a powerful network of Truman Scholar alumni.  

Who can apply? Who should apply?


  • Junior (planning to graduate in 2016)
  • US Citizen or National


  • GPA above 3.2
  • Outstanding record of public service.
  • Outstanding leadership and communication skills
  • Vision for and commitment to working for the public good in your career.

Visit the Truman Scholarship site.