For graduate school of any type in preparation for a career in public service (broadly conceived). Truman scholars may attend graduate schools in the United States or in foreign countries. About 75 awards are given each year. Award: $30,000. Scholars are eligible to receive $3,000 for the senior year of undergraduate education and $27,000 for graduate studies. Eligibility: College junior U.S. citizens who plan to attend graduate school, are committed to a career in public service, and are in the upper quarter of their class. WU may nominate four students for consideration each year.
To apply for university nomination: begin by filling out our interest form.
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