Harry S. Truman Scholarship

*Requires OSU Endorsement

The Truman Foundation awards approximately 60 scholarships to college juniors in preparation for careers in public service. The scholarship provides up to $30,000 toward graduate studies, leadership training, and a 10-week Washington Summer Institute following graduation. Competitive applicants will have an extensive rec​​ord of campus and community service, commitment to a career in public service, excellent communication skills, and a strong academic record. OSU may nominate up to 4 students for this award.

Award Details

  • Ohio State Deadline: November 2022
  • Field: Public Service Careers
  • Year of Application: ​Junior

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Past Truman Scholars
  • 2020-2021 - Oseremhen “Ose” Arhegan
  • 2014-2015 - David Danesh
  • 2011-2012 - Alexander Chaitoff
  • 2006-2007 - Joshua Lotz
  • 2005-2006 - Yoonhee Ha
  • 2001-2002 - Ebunoluwa Taiwo 
  • 1998-1999 - Soraya Rofagha
  • 1983-1984 - Joseph Heyd