Public Administration Scholarships

Showing 15 results

Jeffery L. Esser Career Development Scholarship

The Jeffrey L. Esser Career Development Scholarship offers one to three awards and is for individuals seeking to advance their public finance careers through a degree on a part-time enrollment.

Amount
$5,000–$15,000
Scholarships awarded
3 winners
Required GPA
Any
Deadline
December 1

Raftelis Leadership Scholarship

The American Water Works Association offers the Scholarship to students to complete their degree programs and who are eager to become problem solvers for local governments and municipal water utilities.

Amount
$5,000
Scholarships awarded
1 winner
Required GPA
Any
Deadline
December 20

Government Finance Professional Development Scholarship

Government Finance Professional Development Scholarship offers $10,00 each to four graduate students in the U.S. or Canada to enroll in a degree focused on local and state government finance.

Amount
$10,000
Scholarships awarded
4 winners
Required GPA
Any
Deadline
December 30
Winner announcement
April 2023

Minorities In Government Finance Scholarship

GOFA's Minorities in Government Finance Scholarship awards a $10,000 scholarship to a minority graduate or upper-level undergraduate student interested in pursuing a career in local or state government finance.

Amount
$10,000
Scholarships awarded
1 winner
Required GPA
Any
Deadline
December 30
Winner announcement
April

NFBPA Scholarship Program

NFBPA offers scholarship awards ranging from $2,000 to $10,000 to minority students in accredited educational institutes preferably Historically Black Colleges and Universities.

Amount
$2,000–$10,000
Scholarships awarded
9 winners
Required GPA
Any
Deadline
January 17

Boren Scholarship

The Boren Scholarship supports U.S. citizens who study abroad during their undergraduate degrees. The winner of the scholarship is awarded up to $25,000 in financial support.

Amount
$8,000–$25,000
Scholarships awarded
1 winner
Required GPA
Any
Deadline
February 2

Clair A. Hill Scholarship & ACWA Scholarship

The Clair Hill Scholarship is given to undergraduates pursuing a degree in any field of water resources. These include engineering, urban water supply, environmental studies, and more.

Amount
$5,000
Scholarships awarded
1 winner
Required GPA
Any
Deadline
March 1

Stephen K. Hall ACWA Water Law & Policy Scholarship

The Stephen K. Hall ACWA provides a $10,000 scholarship to a graduate student in water law or -policy or public administration with a focus on water resources.

Amount
$10,000
Scholarships awarded
1 winner
Required GPA
Any
Deadline
March 15
Winner announcement
July 2023

WIFLE Scholarship Program

The WIFLE Scholarship Program awards scholarships of up to $10, 000 to four female graduate students to further their studies in a number of law-enforcement-related fields.

Amount
$1,500–$10,000
Scholarships awarded
4 winners
Required GPA
3
Deadline
May 3
Winner announcement
May 17, 2023

OCCDF Public Service Scholarship

The Ohio Conference of Community Development offers its OCCDF Public Service Scholarship of $2,000 to undergraduate and graduate students pursuing public administration, public finance, and planning in Ohio.

Amount
$2,000
Scholarships awarded
1 winner
Required GPA
Any
Deadline
May 27
Winner announcement
June 10

WCCMA Scholarship

The Washington City/County Management Association (WCMA) offers graduate students $5,000 to pursue postgraduate degrees in public administration, public affairs, or public policy and develop careers in the local government.

Amount
$5,000
Scholarships awarded
1 winner
Required GPA
Any
Deadline
May 27

Robert R. Robinson Scholarship

Michigan Township Association (MTA) awards the Robert R. Robinson Scholarship of $1,000 to students pursuing undergraduate and graduate degrees in public administration and aspiring for local leadership roles in Michigan.

Amount
$1,000
Scholarships awarded
1 winner
Required GPA
Any
Deadline
May 31

APWA Nevada Intern-Focused Scholarship Program

The American Public Works Association Nevada Chapter offers awards ranging from $1,500 to $6,000 to college/university students studying civil engineering, survey, science, and public work-related fields.

Amount
$1,500–$6,000
Scholarships awarded
4 winners
Required GPA
Any
Deadline
June 19

FSA Scholarship

The scholarship of $2,000 is awarded to two graduate students enrolled in any college or university in Florida with a keen interest in stormwater research, management, and finance.

Amount
$2,000
Scholarships awarded
2 winners
Required GPA
Any
Deadline
August 12

Robert M. O’dell Endowed Scholarship in Public Administration

The scholarship offers four undergraduate and/or graduate students in public administration-related majors at California State University the $2,000 Robert M. O'dell Endowed Scholarships in Public Administration.

Amount
$2,000
Scholarships awarded
4 winners
Required GPA
Any
Deadline
August 31