Rhodes Scholarship

Rhodes Scholarship

Rhodes Scholarship recipients receive support for two years graduate study at Oxford University, Great Britain, with third year possible. Applicants should demonstrate intellectual achievement, integrity, leadership, energy, and concern for others, and must be in their senior year or beyond and 18-23 years of age on October 1 of the year of application. The Rhodes Scholarship is awarded to 32 students each year. 

Rhodes scholarships are available to US citizens and students who possess citizenship from other eligible countries (see page 10 of the Rhodes brochure for eligibility of other nationalities). More information about the scholarship available at the Rhodes scholarship website.

Scholarships for graduate study

To compete for a Rhodes, Marshall, Mitchell or Churchill Scholarship, candidates must meet eligibility requirements set by the scholarship programs. All require that an applicant be a U.S. citizen (See page 10 of the Rhodes brochure for eligibility of other nationalities). Participation in the competitions at the national level requires formal nomination by an applicant's university.