• 2018 Truman Scholars

    Congratulations to our 2018 Truman Scholars... >

  • 2018 Summer Institute

    2018 Summer Institute participants meeting with Senator Chris Coons... >

  • Truman-Albright Fellows Program

    Truman Foundation President Madeleine Albright meets with Truman-Albright Fellows... >

  • 2018 Truman Governance Fellows

    The third class of Truman-Governance Fellows met in Washington, DC in November 2018. ... >

40 Years of Truman

Created by Congress in 1975, the Foundation was President Truman’s idea. A living memorial that would support future generations who answer the call to public service leadership.

2018 Truman Scholars

Congratulations to the 59 students from 52 institutions who have been selected as 2018 Truman Scholars.

2018 Staats Award

Preston Lee, DC '81 and Peg McGlinch, MN '94 named as the Foundation's 2018 Staats Award winners, recognizing Scholars who best exemplifies the characteristics of the former Chair of the Foundation's Board of Trustees, Elmer B. Staats.

2018 Skelton Award

Kathleen Hawk, ND '84 named as the Foundation's 2018 Skelton Awardw winner, recognizing a a Truman Scholar who is a current or former member of the armed forces and has made significant contributions to public service and the Truman community.

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Do your duty and history will do you justice.

- Harry S. Truman