Michigan State Undergraduate Students Nominated for National Truman Scholarship

February 6, 2018 - By: Stephanie Cepak

Four undergraduate students have been nominated by Michigan State University for the Harry S. Truman Scholarship.

2018 msu truman nomineesMSU nominees are:
  • Anna Cumming, an Honors College senior majoring in history and political science in the College of Social Science.

  • Kelly Eusebi, a junior majoring in international relations in James Madison College and economics in the College of Social Science.

  • Sumaya Malas, an Honors College junior majoring in comparative cultures and politics, and international relations, in James Madison College, as well as Arabic in the College of Arts & Letters.

  • Alexis Sargent, an Honors College junior majoring in social relations and policy in James Madison College.
The Truman Scholarship Foundation recognizes students with exceptional leadership potential who are committed to affecting change through public service by providing them with financial support for graduate study, leadership training, and fellowship with other students.

Michigan State University has produced 16 Truman Scholars.

The National and International Fellowships and Scholarships (NIFS) Office, administered by the Honors College, helps interested undergraduate and graduate students pursue major national and international opportunities by providing information and direct support throughout the competitive application processes.

“The Truman Scholarship Foundation looks for exceptional student leaders and Michigan State University’s nominees are outstanding,” said Cynthia Jackson-Elmoore, dean of the MSU Honors College.