MPA News

It's the MPA Program's 40th Anniversary!

The MPA Program will celebrate 40 years at UNCG on Friday, October 28th from 5:30 - 9:00 p.m., at the Alumni House. The theme is "The MPA Program Across the Decades, " with time for reconnecting and reminiscing.

Click here to make your reservation by October 19th or respond by mail to your invitation.

If you have any questions, please contact Cheryl Hylton ( or 336-334-5093.

NEW Scholarships for Americorps Graduates:

The MPA program has made available up to two scholarships of $2000 each for graduates of Americorps and Vista programs. Preference will be given to North Carolina residents or those who served in North Carolina. Financial need as demonstrated in a FAFSA will be required.


Congratulations to the Summer 2016 MPA and Nonprofit Management Certificate Students!!

Our Summer 2016 MPA Graduate is: Lana Skrypnyk

Our Summer 2016 Nonprofit Management Certificate Graduates are: Hanjong Cho, Marian Graebert, Charla Haley-Caudle, Elizabeth Leavitt, Scott Oates, Holly Sluder, Justin Wiggins

CONGRATULATIONS to all of you!!!

Congratulations to the MPA Student Award Winners for 2015 - 2016

  • North Carolina City/County Managers Association Scholarship - Joe Furstenberg
  • Next Generation Graduate Award - Hunter Frank, Lamar Lee
  • Cemala Scholarship Fellow - Madison Sampson
  • Graduate Dean's Scholarship Award - Kim Cothran, Sara Hancock, Melissa Lawrence, Nicole Lindahl, Jacob Neal, Sara Pilling-Kellogg, Brianna Salamone, Lana Skrypnyk, Molly Walsh, Allison Wray
  • May Davidson Scholarship Fund - Ritchie Ciceron, Hugh Sandoe, Matt Sutter

MPA Resumes for 2016

The following will complete program requirements and graduate with an MPA degree in May or August::