The Truman is a competitive national fellowship that funds students interested in public service careers. The foundation reviews over 600 applications for their 60 to 65 awards annually. Students apply as juniors and are funded for the senior year and two years of graduate school.
A candidates applying for a Truman scholarship must:
An Institutional nomination is required. Interested applicants should contact Kent State Faculty Representative Dr. Joseph Drew.
All applicants are required to submit the following:
Application Schedule and Deadlines
Truman Application Deadline: Early February
Finalist Confirmation Form Due: Mid February
Finalist Posting: Mid February
Regional Review Panels: March through April
Scholar Posting: April
For more information, visit the Truman Scholarship Foundation website.