Rhodes Scholars are also selected annually from 32 countries around the world.  Non US-Citizens, please visit: 

Award Details

Rhodes Scholarships provide all expenses for two or three years of study at the University of Oxford in England. Rhodes Scholarships are the oldest and most celebrated international fellowhip awards in the world, and Scholars are chosen not only for their outstanding scholarly achievements (3.9-4.0 GPA), but for their character, commitment to others and to the common good, and for their potential for leadership in whatever domains their careers may lead.

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U.S. Citizen between 18 and 24, must have completed bachelor’s degree prior to study at Oxford. 


The Rhodes Scholarship application requires a university interview and endorsement letter.  Please contact LeAnn Adam to discuss your interest in applying.  Need help finding a course of study in the UK?  Please visit: Postgraduate Study in the UK.  

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OSU campus Rhodes deadline: September 5, 2016

Campus interview: September 26, 2016 

Rhodes national deadline: October 5, 2016 

Finalist interviews: Mid-November, 2016 

OSU Contact

LeAnn Adam
OSU Advisor for Prestigious Scholarships


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