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Advice and Guidance

Suggestions and information regarding the application, the selection process, interviews, and much more.

Finalist Profile

Characteristics of Successful Truman Scholar Applicants.

Scholar Profile

Characteristics of Successful Truman Scholarship Finalists.

Letters of Recommendation

Many Faculty Representatives struggle to write effective letters of recommendation. The task is rarely easy.

Sample Questions from Truman Interviews

This listing of sample questions is provided to our Regional Review Panelists.

In Scholar's Words

What assistance from Faculty Reps do candidates most value? Comments from past Truman Scholars.

Honor Institutions

The Truman Honor Institution award recognizes colleges and universities for exemplary participation in the Truman Scholarship program.