Scholarship Detail

Harry S. Truman Scholarship

Program Information

Deadline Month: January
Application Deadline Dates: 01/20/2017
Award Amount: $30,000
The Harry S. Truman Scholarship awards $30,000 for graduate study to students committed to public service. Applicants must have outstanding academic and service records and plan to pursue graduate programs geared toward public service. Students must apply during their junior year. (Exception: students who plan to enroll as fifth-year seniors may apply during their fourth year.)
Type: Undergraduate Study, Graduate Study
Application Available: Organization Website, Organization Address or Phone

Eligibility Requirements

Class Level: Junior
Area of Study: Arts and Humanities, Business, Engineering, Natural Sciences, Public Service, Social and Behavioral Sciences
Application Form: Yes
Citizenship: U.S. Citizen
Minimum GPA: 3.5
Other Requirements:
Can be U.S. national from American Samoa or the Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands

Submission Requirements

Application Form: Yes
Transcripts: Yes
Transcript Description: All Colleges Attended
Letters of Rec: Yes
Letters of Rec Detail: 3
Resume: No
Personal Essay: No
Project Proposal: No
Financial Aid: No
Institutional Endorsement: Yes
Other Submission Requirements: Yes
Other Submission Requirements Notes: Policy Proposal

Further Information

Mrs. Alicia Hayes
Coordinator
Office of Undergraduate Research and Prestigious Scholarships
5 Durant hall #2940
CA
ourscholarships@berkeley.edu
510-643-6929