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The Truman Foundation will present the 2019 Skelton Award to 1995 Delaware Scholar, Jennifer Oliva, in a ceremony during the opening week of Truman Summer Institute in June, 2019.
The Truman Foundation will present the 2019 Staats Award to 1982 Tennessee Scholar, Dave Cooley, and the 2019 Stevens Award to 1990 Minnesota Scholar, Steve Simon, in a ceremony at the Harry S. Truman Presidential Library in Independence, Missouri during Truman Scholars Leadership Week in May, 2019.

The Truman Governance Fellows Program is for Truman Scholars with a demonstrated interest in working at senior levels

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Congratulations to the 2018 Truman Scholars!

The Truman Foundation presented the 2018 Skelton Award to Captain Kathleen Hawk, ND '84 in a ceremony in Washington, DC.
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.

Truman Summer Institute is open to Scholars one year after they receive a Truman Scholarship. 

PRESS RELEASE: Embargoed for release at 5 pm, EST, Wednesday, April 12, 2017. 
Video interviews with Truman Scholars Chris Coons (DE 83), John King (NJ 95), Lisette Nieves (NY 90), LaShunda Hill (TN 98), Bob Holste (PA 83) and Tico Almeida (WI 98).