Applying for Nomination for the Rhodes and Marshall Scholarships

STEP ONE: Subscribe to the 2021 RhodesMarshall listserv.

Email communication sent to the RM listserv is the primary way to keep yourself up-to-date with the requirements of the nomination process. Email (new window) to subscribe.

STEP TWO: Complete the RM Nomination Application

The application for institutional endorsement will be submitted to by June 1st, 2021. A complete application will consist of the following components:

  • Application form
  • Multimedia presentation (design created at Candidacy Hackathon on Friday, May 7, 2021)
  • Resume (no more than two pages)
  • Recommendations (see instructions below)

Recommendations: if you’re applying for nomination to the Marshall, you must have four recommenders separately submit their letters as email attachments to If you’re applying to the U.S. Rhodes, you must have eight recommenders submit their letters to If you’re applying to a different Rhodes constituency, please check the number of recommendation letters you will need for that constituency (new window).