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Truman Scholarship

Program Details

  • Truman Scholarship
  • Application Title

    Truman Scholarship

  • Amount of Award

    The Foundation awards $30,000 merit-based scholarships to college students who wish to attend graduate school in preparation for careers in government or elsewhere in public service.

  • Opportonity

    International, Domestic

  • Application Year

    Junior

  • GPA

    3.5

  • Endorsement Required

    Yes

  • Campus Deadline

    Extended: January 12, 2017

  • Contact Person

    ops@hunter.cuny.edu

  • Area of Interest

    All

Truman Scholarship

The Truman Scholarship supports students who wish to pursue graduate degrees in public-service fields. Each scholarship provides up to $30,000 for graduate study. Scholars also receive leadership training, career counseling, and special internship opportunities with the federal government. Applicants must have a strong academic and public-service record and are required to work in public service for three of the seven years following completion of their degree program.