University Scholarships:

Departmental Funding Available:

  • Wendorf Scholarship: Available to incoming MPA students who are currently employed in government, this is a one-time $5,000 scholarship. One scholarship is awarded yearly. The deadline to apply is June 30 for fall admissions. Contact the department at 312-341-3744 to apply.
  • Graduate Research Assistant: Typically the department awards a Graduate Research Assistantship to one MPA student each year. This is a one-year appointment, generally given to a second year student who has demonstrated outstanding scholarship during his or her first year in the program. If interested, please contact the department at 312-341-3744 for more information.