Rhodes Scholarship

*Requires OSU Endorsement

The Rhodes Trust selects 32 outstanding scholars each year on the basis of academic excellence, commitment to public service, moral character, and leadership ability. Rhodes Scholars are selected for 2-3 years of study at the University of Oxford. Applicants must be between the ages of 18 and 24 and have received their bachelor’s degree prior to attending Oxford. OSU is not limited in our number of candidates, but usually nominates 2-3 students. 

For more information about this opportunity and the other United Kingdom Scholarships, visit our UK Scholarships Page​.

Award Details

  • Ohio State Deadline: April 2022
  • Field: All Fields
  • Year of Application: ​Junior, Senior, or Recent Graduate

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Past Rhodes Scholars
  • 2020-2021 - Daniel Lesman
  • 2019-2020 - Henry Wu
  • 2018-2019 - Laila Ujayli
  • 2015-2016 - Ilhan Dahir
  • 2007-2008 - Jessica Hanzlik 
  • 1985-1986 - Michael Lanese​
  • 1929-1930 - Ferdinand Stone
  • 1912-1913 - Francis Lester Patton
  • 1906-1907 - Shirley Townshend Wing