First Steps

Ideal Attributes

Recipients of national scholarships exhibit significant academic achievement, leadership, awareness of international affairs, and community engagement. They are highly motivated, intentional, globally aware individuals.

ONS advisors provide high-touch mentoring, which consists of:

• Encouraging students to envision their future and craft a personalized plan to match their goals

• Connecting students with on- and off-campus resources and specialized learning opportunities

• Helping students reflect on the reasons behind their academic and professional activities

Want to see these attributes in action? Take a look at our ONS Student Spotlights!