|HONORS SCHOLARSHIPS||ISU SCHOLARSHIPS||PRESTIGIOUS AWARDS||NATIONAL HONOR SOCIETIES|
The University Honors Program encourages and assists students in seeking special scholarship opportunities including prestigious national and international awards such as:
"Rhodes Scholarships bring outstanding students from many countries
around the world to the
"The Barry M. Goldwater Scholarship and Excellence in Education
Program was authorized by the United States Congress in 1986 to honor
Senator Barry M. Goldwater, who served his country for 56 years as a
soldier and statesman, including 30 years of service in the U.S. Senate.
The creation of this program pays tribute to the leadership, courage,
and vision of Senator Goldwater and establishes in his name an endowed
recognition program to foster and encourage excellence in science and
"The purpose of the Barry M. Goldwater Scholarship and Excellence in
Education Foundation, as stated in the enabling legislation, is to
alleviate a critical current and future shortage of highly qualified
scientists, mathematicians, and engineers. A more realistic statement of
the purpose, in today's terms, is to provide a continuing source of
highly qualified individuals to those fields of academic study and
"For more information, visit http://www.act.org/goldwater/.
"The Marshall Scholarship is a highly competitive, merit-based award for graduate study in any discipline at any British University. As future leaders with a lasting understanding of British society, Marshall Scholars strengthen the enduring relationship between the British and American peoples, their governments and their institutions. Marshall Scholars are talented, independent and diverse, and their direct engagement with the United Kingdom through its best academic programs enhances their intellectual and personal growth." For more information, visit www.marshallscholarship.org.
"Fulbrighters are offered unique opportunities for
enrichment and leadership development as well as access to facilities
and a vast community of alumni. From its inception, the Fulbright
Program has fostered bilateral relationships in which other countries
and governments work with the
"The Truman Scholarship provides up to $30,000 in funding to students pursuing graduate degrees in public service fields. Students must be college juniors at the time of selection. The Foundation also provides assistance with career counseling, internship placement, graduate school admissions, and professional development. Scholars are invited to participate in a number of programs: Truman Scholar Leadership Week, The Summer Institute, The Truman Fellows Program, and the Public Service Law Conference. Please visit the For Scholars section of the website for an overview of the programs the Foundation currently offers for Scholars." For more information, visit http://www.truman.gov/.