Sample Truman Scholarship Application
You must submit your materials through the Foundation’s on-line application system. Your Faculty Rep can provide
you access to this system. This form is for reference only.
The Foundation’s website [www.truman.gov] offers guidance in completing your materials, samples of exemplary
responses, and other competition information. The application, policy proposal, and letter of recommendation forms are
available both as templates and PDF files on the website.
have read and understand the conditions of the Truman Scholarship as
explained in the current Notes to Candidates for Scholarships and the current Bulletin of Information. I
affirm that I plan to pursue a career in public service as defined in those documents. I give permission to
officials of my institution to release transcripts of my academic record and other information requested for
consideration in the Truman Scholarship program. I understand that this application will be available only