A student is eligible to be nominated for a Truman Scholarship if he or she:
(a) Is a junior-level student pursuing a bachelor's degree as a full-time student at
an accredited institution of higher education and will receive a baccalaureate degree
the following academic year; or, is a full-time senior level student from the Commonwealth
of Puerto Rico or from The Islands;
(b) Has an undergraduate field of study that permits admission to a graduate program
leading to a career in public service;
(c) Ranks in the upper quarter of his or her class; and
(d) Is a U.S. citizen, a U.S. national, or a permanent resident of the Commonwealth of
the Northern Mariana Islands.
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