The Graduate School is pleased to announce its call for nominations for the 2019-20 Thurgood Marshall Graduate Scholarship honoring the first black American to serve as an Associate Justice of the Supreme Court of the United States. This one-year award provides a stipend of $4,000 plus graduate tuition remission through our Targeted Graduate Tuition Scholarship program for the 2019-20 academic year.
OSU's eligibility requirements align closely with the intent of the national Thurgood Marshall Scholarship Program and acknowledge Marshall's life-long commitment to justice, equality, and education. The recipient will be determined by the Dean of the Graduate School.
Evaluation of nominees will be based upon the following fellowship criteria:
It is the Graduate School’s policy that when nominating current undergraduates for Graduate School awards, the nominees must:
Nominations must be received in the Graduate School by 5pm on February 1, 2019. Recipients will be announced by March 29, 2019.
Departments and programs may submit only one nomination and must provide a complete nomination packet containing all materials listed below . Incomplete nominations will not be reviewed.
This PDF can only be submitted when the application is open.
Please upload the above materials as one PDF document using the following file name convention:MARSHALL_NomineeLastName_Dept.pdf