Truman Scholarship

The Truman Scholarship was designed to honor President Harry S. Truman. The Truman Scholarship Foundation supports students dedicated to a career in public service who currently display excellent leadership and service. Recipients will receive $30,000 towards graduate school. In addition scholars are brought to Washington, D.C. to participate in an internship with the federal government or nationally focused nonprofit organization.


  • U.S Citizen
  • College Junior; 3.5 GPA or above
  • Must be nominated by the University
  • In order to be eligible for consideration each student must *
    1. Completed Truman on-line sample application submitted
    2. Official College transcripts (from all colleges attended or current)
    3. Upload a copy of all required statements/essays
    4. 3 Letters of recommendation (as outlined by application guidelines) submitted to Dr. Schulze via email (

To apply for this scholarship student’s must be endorsed by the university. To be considered for university endorsement please complete your application by going to

If you have any questions, email

Supplemental Questions
  1. Please upload your completed Truman application.
  2. Upload transcripts from all colleges attended prior to FIU
  3. Please list the name and email address of 3 references.
  4. Recommendation Letters.