Underrepresented Student Scholarships

Harry S. Truman Scholarship Foundation

Award Amount Deadline Website/Phone/Mailing Address
Up to $30,000

Truman Application Deadline:  February 7, 2012

Harry Truman Scholarship Foundation
712 Jackson Place NW Washington, DC 20006
Tel: 202-395-4831
Fax: 202-395-6995


Eligibility Requirements:

  1. At the time I apply, I will be a full-time student pursuing a bachelor's degree with junior-level academic standing; I have senior-level standing in my third year of college enrollment; or I am a senior and a resident of Puerto Rico, the Virgin Islands, or a Pacific Island. Note: Students who have completed their bachelor's degree or are already attending graduate school are not eligible for the Truman Scholarship.
  2. I am a U.S. citizen (or a U.S. national from a Pacific Island) or I expect to receive my citizenship by the date the Scholarship will be awarded.
  3. See all requirements: http://truman.gov//for-candidates/how-to-become-a-truman-scholar/are-you-a-potential-truman-scholar

How to Apply:

In order to access the on-line application, students must receive login credentials from their Faculty Representative, Dr. John C. Harles, jharles@messiah.edu or 717-766-6580.