SPA - Americorps Alumni Higher Ed Scholarship

Awarded to AmeriCorps alumni who are admitted into the Accelerated Master of Public Administration program, provided they meet eligibility requirements for the Higher Ed Partnership program. Those eligible are AmeriCorps alumni who have successfully completed at least one year of service and maintain good academic standing for the entire period during which the award is received. Up to two awards will be made each year, and financial need may be taken into consideration. The award will be dispersed in two even amounts in the fall and spring terms.

Up to $5,000.00
School of Public Affairs
Supplemental Questions
  1. In 500-1,000 words, please describe your experience with CityYear, VISTA, or another AmeriCorps program and how that experience relates to your professional goals and the Accelerated Master of Public Administration program.
  2. Please explain your current financial need and, if applicable, why the EFC on your FAFSA does not reflect your current financial situation.