This award is available to graduate students who are enrolled in a public administration, public policy and administration or criminal justice administration at one of the following universities: Jackson State University, Mississippi State University, University of Mississippi or University of Southern Mississippi. Students must have taken at least one Quantitative Research Methods course and received at least a B average, and must have expressed an interest in pursuing a career in Mississippi state government.
Please note: Although the application deadline for this award has passed, we wanted you to know about this award as a possibility for next year. Often, scholarship providers offer similar scholarships each year. This award is scheduled to be updated within the next few months. Please check back for more information at a later date.
Each recipient will receive a stipend in an amount not to exceed $1,000 per month plus one percent fringe benefits for up to eight months of internship.
Application are available online on the Mississippi Office of Student Financial Aid (MOSFA) website. Interested students must apply directly through one of the participating Mississippi state institut... Sign up for full scholarship deadline information.