Rhodes Scholarship

RHODES SCHOLARSHIPS

Am I Eligible?

If you will be over the age of 18 but under the age of 24 by October 1 of the year you apply AND if you will have completed your Bachelor's degree prior to entering Oxford the next year.  Applicants in all fields accepted, but you must have demonstrated intellectual distinction as well as promise of future "effective service to the world."

What Will I Receive?

Winners will receive all educations costs and an allowance for living expenses for two years of study at Oxford University, with the possibility of renewal for a third year.  Winners will pursue a British degree approximately equivalent to an American Master's degree.

Website:

www.rhodesscholar.org

How do I apply?

All applicants from Creighton should contact our faculty representative.  All candidates from Creighton must have their applications reviewed and approved by Creighton prior to the national deadline as the Rhodes requires a letter of Institutional Endorsement from Creighton.  Students are advised first to visit the program website and read all information there thoroughly.

Deadlines:

Generally, September 1.  Contact Dr. Keegan for specific details

Additional Information:

Begun in 1904, the Rhodes Scholarship program elects 32 students each year.  This is a highly competitive scholarship.

Faculty Contact:

Professor Patrick Borchers