Jessica Anderson, left, who is majoring in African and African American studies, and Meredith Wheeler, a political science and history major, are among the 2013 Truman Scholars.  Credit: Linda A. Cicero, Stanford News Service.

Getting Started

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The application process affords numerous opportunities to consider future plans and define goals. Regardless of outcome, participation in competitions hones your ability to write and speak persuasively about your goals.

An Introduction to fellowships