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Samuel Huntington Public Service Award

Offered by Samuel Huntington Fund

Reviewed by Lisa FreedlandLast updated Oct 20, 2023
Multiple awards worth

$30,000

Grade level

College Senior

Expected deadline:

This scholarship might not currently be accepting applications. Most scholarship programs only accept applications a few months ahead of their annual deadline. We’ve estimated this deadline based on last year’s deadline in order to help you plan out your scholarship applications.

January 2025

Scholarship Overview

The Samuel Huntington Public Service Award provides $30,000 stipends to graduating college seniors to pursue public service anywhere in the world. The award allows recipients to engage in a meaningful public service activity for one year before proceeding on to graduate school or a career. Three letters of recommendation (each one-page only) and a brief abstract of the proposal (no more than 100 words) are required to apply.

If you’re a college senior passionate about public service, we encourage you to apply! Keep on reading to learn more.

About Samuel Huntington Fund

The Samuel Huntington Fund, Inc. is an organization that provides a Public Service Award that is supported by generous public-spirited individuals from all walks of life.

Eligibility information

This scholarship is open to students meeting the below eligibility criteria.

Grade Level

College Senior

Academic Interest

Government/Public Service

Application information

To apply for this scholarship, submit the below application materials before the deadline.

1,000-word proposal

Academic transcript

Resume or CV

Letter of Recommendation

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Scholarship FAQ

Is this scholarship restricted by institution type?

Yes, this scholarship is restricted for use at four-year colleges.

Who should I contact with any questions about this scholarship?

For any questions regarding this scholarship application, please contact Samuel Huntington Fund at [email protected].

Where can I find help writing my scholarship essay?

For help writing the essay component of this scholarship application, check out our guides How to Write a Winning Scholarship Essay and How to Start a Scholarship Essay (With Examples).

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