The Harry S. Truman Scholarship Foundation provides up to $30,000 in funding to students pursuing graduate degrees in public service fields.
Read How to Become a Truman Scholar for further details on whether you are a strong candidate for the Truman Scholarship.
The candidate instructions are available on the Truman Scholarship website. Information is also available on Facebook and Twitter.
UT will hold an internal review to select candidates for endorsement and will submit endorsed applications to the national Truman office by the first week of the following February.
Campus applicants are to complete and save their portion of the Truman application on the Truman.gov website by 5 pm on Friday, October 29, 2021.
Recommenders should email their letters directly to Professor Bruster, specifying which of the three categories their letter fulfills (academic potential OR leadership OR public service). It is crucial to communicate to your recommender the importance of addressing one of these categories in depth. Please do not have these letters uploaded to the site.