Sites for commissions, specific programs, and alumni groups may also be submitted under the Education subcategory of their country in Regional. Multilingual sites may also be submitted to the corresponding categories in World."When the late Senator J. William Fulbright sponsored legislation establishing the prestigious Fulbright Program, which was signed into law by President Truman on August 1, 1946, he saw a world devastated by war and awed by its newly acquired atomic power. Remembering his own overseas experience as a Rhodes Scholar, the young Senator reasoned that people and nations had to learn to think globally if the world was to avoid annihilation. He believed that if large numbers of people lived and studied in other countries, "they might develop a capacity for empathy, a distaste for killing other men, and an inclination for peace."
There is no need to repeat general information about the Fulbright program in your description. Please include the country (if it is not clear from the title) and the type of organization (such as commission or alumni group), as well as a brief listing of the contents of the site.
Suggest sites such as national nominating bodies, alumni associations, and personal pages focused on the Rhodes scholar experience.Cecil Rhodes' will created a scholarship trust for students, primarily from former English colonies, to study at Oxford University. Over 7,000 scholars have been selected since the trust was established in 1902. Rhodes directed that the selection of scholars should be based on academic ability; sporting activity; qualities of personal rectitude, strength and compassion; and sense of the public good. The Trust continues to respect the spirit of these definitions, as identified within a contemporary context.
There is no need to repeat general information about the Rhodes Scholars program in the descripion.
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