Truman and Udall Leadership Scholarships, Campus Deadline November 19, 2013

Please forward to students engaged and making an impact in leadership, public policy and community service activities:

 

Truman and Udall Leadership Scholarships Campus Application Deadline: November 19, 2013

Upcoming Information Sessions:

RSVP: https://expo.uw.edu/expo/rsvp/event/137

  • 4:00 – 4:50 p.m., Thursday, Oct. 17, 2013, 173R MGH
  • 3:00 – 3:50 p.m., Wednesday, Oct. 23, 2013, 173R MGH
  • 1:00 – 1:50 p.m., Tuesday, Oct. 29, 2013, 173R MGH

 

The Harry S. Truman and Morris K. Udall Scholarships offer great opportunities to students actively involved on their campus and in their communities.

  • ·         The Truman is open to all juniors and seniors who expects to receive a baccalaureate degree between December 2014 and August 2015 and who wish to pursue graduate school in preparation for work in government and public service.  The Truman Foundation awards selected students $30,000 for graduate school.
  • ·         Applicants for the Truman Scholarship must meet the following:

1.       Must be in the upper quarter of their junior class;

2.       Be a U.S. citizen or U.S. national;

3.       Has an extensive record of public and community service; and

4.       Is committed to a career in government or elsewhere in public service,

  • ·         The Udall awards students who have a strong commitment to improving or preserving the environment or a strong commitment to Native American Tribal Policy and health care policy.  The Udall Foundations awards selected students up to $5000 and honorable mentions of $300.
  • ·         Applicants for the Udall Scholarship must meet the following:

1.       Must be a sophomore or junior at time of application;

2.       Have a college GPA of a “B” or the equivalent;

3.       Be a U.S. citizen or permanent resident; and

4.       Has an extensive record of environmental public and community services; and/or engagement in Native American tribal community service or Native health.

For more information, please see the Truman or Udall websites:

Truman: http://www.truman.gov/

Udall: http://www.udall.gov/OurPrograms/MKUScholarship/MKUScholarship.aspx

And check out the Office of Merit Scholarships, Fellowships and Awards webpage for the campus application process:

Truman:  http://expd.washington.edu/scholarships/search/search-results.html?page_stub=truman

Udall:  http://expd.washington.edu/scholarships/search/search-results.html?page_stub=morrisundergraduate

Advertisements
This entry was posted in Scholarships. Bookmark the permalink.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s