Truman Fellowship

This fellowship is for juniors who have shown a clear commitment to a career in public service and interested in graduate school:

Emphasis: Academic, Other: Public Service/Leadership development

Brief Description: The Harry S. Truman Foundation – the federal memorial to our thirty third President – awards merit-based scholarships to college students who plan to pursue careers in government or elsewhere in public service. Truman Scholars receive up to $30,000 for graduate or professional school, participate in leadership development activities, and have special opportunities for internships and employment with the federal government.

Eligibility: must be a junior who shows a clear commitment to public service and graduate studies

Selection:  The SJU internal deadline is Jan. 6th, 2016. The four finalists will be selected by the Fellowships Office and the final applications are due Feb. 6th, 2018.