Truman and Udall Leadership Scholarships

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

Mona Pitre-Collins | Director, Office of Merit Scholarships, Fellowships & Awards
Center for Experiential Learning and Diversity | 171 Mary Gates Hall | Box 352803
University of Washington | Seattle | WA 98195 | 206-221-6059 | Fax 206-685-7264
http://expd.washington.edu/scholarships/omsfa

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