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American Rhodes Scholarship Winners 2017

Sunday, November 20, 2016

Press Release | List of Winners | Profiles of Winners

Applications for 2017 Rhodes Scholarships now open

Wednesday, July 6, 2016

Applications for the 2017 U.S. Rhodes Scholarships are now open via Embark.

Applicants may access Embark's online portal here or through the U.S. Application button located at the bottom of every page of our website.

Application Deadline for the 2017 Rhodes Scholarships

Thursday, June 2, 2016

The application deadline for the 2017 Rhodes Scholarships is 11:59 PM U.S. Eastern Time on Wednesday, October 5, 2016.

Rhodes Scholarships to open applications to all U.S. Territories starting in 2016

Tuesday, November 24, 2015

The Rhodes Trust is pleased to announce that effective 2016, all U.S. citizens and certain legal permanent residents of the United States who attend universities within the U.S. Territories (American Samoa, Guam, Northern Mariana Islands, Puerto Rico and the U.S. Virgin Islands) will become eligible for the first time to participate in the U.S. Rhodes Scholarship competition. Previously, the United States Rhodes Scholarships were only available to students who either resided in or attended university in one of the fifty states or the District of Columbia.

Starting in 2016, all students and institutions within U.S. states and territories will be able to observe the same rules and guidelines in place for U.S. applicants. 

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American Rhodes Scholarships Winners 2016

Sunday, November 22, 2015

Press Release | List of Winners | Profiles of Winners

Renewed Encouragement to do Second BAs at Oxford

Wednesday, July 22, 2015

Please refer to a message from American Secretary Elliot Gerson regarding second BAs at Oxford on our University Representatives page.

Applying for the 2018 Rhodes Scholarships