The highly competitive Rhodes Scholarhsip seeks candidates with exceptional intellectual, leadership, and athletic abilities who have a desire to serve others. The scholarship supports two to three years of study at Oxford University, U.K. and consists of tuition fees and a maintenance stipend. U.S. applicants must be 18-24 years old and hold a bachelor's degree prior to entry to Oxford. States are grouped into eight districts, and each state may have only one application. Institutional endorsement is required.