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Harry S. Truman Good Neighbor Award


The Harry S. Truman Good Neighbor Award Foundation has invited the University of Kansas to submit nominations for the Sherman and Irene Dreiseszun Scholarships. The foundation recognizes the awardees of these scholarships at their annual banquet each May which the awardees must attend. The foundation places special emphasis on conflict resolution. Nominees must be KU students pursuing courses of study in the general areas of international relations and diplomacy. In addition, nominees may be either US citizens or foreign nationals and must demonstrate potential for a career in or contribution to international service. 

Two (2) scholarships of $5000 each are available to be awarded the following fall semester.

Nominations for these student scholarships are limited to two (2) per department and must be ranked by the department. Please fill out your nomination here. Nomination deadline is March 21, 2021 at 11:59 p.m. CDT. 

This award is listed for departmental nomination. If you are a student looking for funding, please visit funding opportunities.


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