MSU PLS junior David Koster nominated for Truman Scholarship

February 10, 2023

MSU Honors College announced this week that David Koster, an Honors College junior majoring in Political Science-Prelaw, and Economics with a minor in Law, Justice, and Public Policy in the College of Social Science, is among the five nominees for the prestigious Truman Scholarship.

Koster, a member of MSU Debate Team, is from Wichita, KS. He has served as professional research assistant for Sociology Chair Dr. Aaron McCright since 2020.

The Truman Scholarship recognizes students with exceptional leadership potential who are committed to affecting change through public service, and provides financial support for graduate study and leadership training for approximately 62 students.

Koster is also a Social Science Scholar and is shown in this video what it mean to be a Scholar: