Rhodes Trust Scholarship

Seeks intellectual distinction, integrity of character, interest and respect for fellow beings, the ability to lead, and the energy to use their talents to the full. Study abroad at the University of Oxford. The fellowship funds two years of study, a student may choose any one of the courses of study available in the University of Oxford, (except those lasting one year only). Literary and scholastic attainments; energy to use one’s talents to the full, as exemplified by fondness for and success in sports; truth, courage, devotion to duty, sympathy for and protection of the weak, kindliness, unselfishness and fellowship; moral force of character and instincts to lead, and to take an interest in one’s fellow beings.


Seniors or recent graduates, 18-24 years old, with a high GPA in any major.


Each Scholar receives, in addition to full coverage of all fee’s to Oxford, a maintenance allowance adequate to meet necessary expenses for term-time and vacations. The Rhodes Trustees cover the necessary costs of travel to and from Oxford, and upon application, may approve additional grants for research purposes or study-related travel.


Campus Deadline: May 15, 2019

Final Deadline: Oct. 2, 2019

Students should contact Dean Tarkow in the spring prior to application.